Burdensome vs Tired - What's the difference?

burdensome | tired |


As adjectives the difference between burdensome and tired

is that burdensome is of or like a burden; arduous or demanding while tired is in need of some rest or sleep.

As a verb tired is

(tire).

burdensome

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Of or like a burden; arduous or demanding
  • * 1748 , , Enquiries concerning the human understanding and concerning the principles of morals , London: Oxford University Press (1973 ed.), § 6:
  • . . . reap a pleasure from what, to the generality of mankind, may seem burdensome and laborious.

    Synonyms

    * (of or like a burden) arduous, demanding, exacting, onerous, taxing

    tired

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (tire)
  • Adjective

    (en-adj)
  • In need of some rest or sleep.
  • Fed up, annoyed, irritated, sick of.
  • I'm tired of this
  • Overused]], [[cliché.
  • a tired song

    Usage notes

    * Adverbs often applied to "tired": physically, mentally, emotionally.

    Synonyms

    * exhausted * fatigued * sleepy * See also * See also

    See also

    * I am tired * sick and tired * that tired feeling

    Anagrams

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