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exhaust

  
  ( exhausts    plural & 3rd person present)   ( exhausting    present participle)   ( exhausted    past tense & past participle  )
1       verb   If something exhausts you, it makes you so tired, either physically or mentally, that you have no energy left.  
Don't exhaust him...      V n  
  exhausted      adj   (=worn out)  
She was too exhausted and distressed to talk about the tragedy.     
  exhausting      adj   (=gruelling)  
It was an exhausting schedule she had set herself.     
2       verb   If you exhaust something such as money or food, you use or finish it all.  
We have exhausted all our material resources...      V n  
They said that food supplies were almost exhausted.      V-ed  
3       verb   If you have exhausted a subject or topic, you have talked about it so much that there is nothing more to say about it.  
She and Chantal must have exhausted the subject of babies and clothes.      V n  
4       n-count   The exhaust or the exhaust pipe is the pipe which carries the gas out of the engine of a vehicle.  
  (mainly BRIT)  
5       n-uncount   Exhaust is the gas or steam that is produced when the engine of a vehicle is running.  
also N in pl  
...the exhaust from a car engine..., The city's streets are filthy and choked with exhaust fumes.     
Translation English - Cobuild Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     English Cobuild
exp.
When something is 'in the air', it means something exciting or significant is taking place or about to happen. Ex.: Spring is in the air - it's time for change!
n.
means a different approach or a welcome change to something. Ex.: anna has lots of wonderful ideas and motivation - she is a breath of fresh air.
[Fig.]
n.
poisonous gas that pollutes the air in coal mines
exp.
reach an extreme point or an upper limit; exhaust all options or resources
exp.
go to the extreme; do everything that could be done; exhaust all possibilities and resources
n.
sigle of "Air Launched Cruise Missile" that can find his target electronically by his own means at a long distance according to a memorized map of the landscape he has to pass over
can also be launched from the soil or the sea. they can be reprogrammed or destroyed during the fly by the "sender"
n.
a large pocket of very cold air, typically the coldest air in the Northern Hemisphere, which sits over the polar region.

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