Jaded meaning

jādĭd
Worn out; wearied.
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The definition of jaded is worn out or dulled over time or by experience.

An example of jaded is a student who has failed so many tests that he no longer cares about school at all.

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Made apathetic, insensitive, or embittered by experience, esp. in a particular environment or situation.

Jaded by his years in politics.

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Cynically or pretentiously callous.
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Simple past tense and past participle of jade.
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Tired; worn-out; wearied.
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Dulled or satiated, as from overindulgence.
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Worn out, wearied, exhausted or lacking enthusiasm, due to age or experience.
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Dulled by surfeit; sated.
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Made callous or cynically insensitive, by experience.
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Origin of jaded

  • From jade (“worn-out horse”), possibly from Old Norse jalda (“mare”). Jade as a term of abuse for a woman dates from 1560.

    From Wiktionary