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What kind of word is tired?

Last Updated: 7th April, 2021

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A word which describes a noun is calledadjective. “Tired” — this worddescribes the noun “king”. So“tired” is an adjective.

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Simply so, is Tired an adjective or adverb?

Early.) I was extremely tired this morning.(“Was” is a form of the verb “be.” In thiscase, the adverb follows the verb but modifies theadjective, which is “tired.”

Also, is Tired an abstract noun? Love, fear, anger, joy, excitement, and other emotionsare abstract nouns. Courage, bravery, cowardice, and othersuch states are abstract nouns. Desire, creativity,uncertainty, and other innate feelings are abstractnouns.

Also asked, which part of speech is tired?

exhaust

part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: exhausts, exhausting, exhausted

What are tired words?

Words Related to tired

  • apathetic, disinterested, uninterested.
  • glutted, sated, satiated, surfeited.
  • dejected, demoralized, discouraged, disheartened,dispirited.
  • beat, burned-out (or burnt-out), bushed, done in, drained,enervated, exhausted, fatigued, limp, played out, tuckered (out),worn-out.

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