Definition of exhaustion :
1. An ancient geometrical method in which an exhaustive process was employed. It was nearly equivalent to the modern method of limits.
2. The act of draining out or draining off; the act of emptying completely of the contents.
3. The state of being exhausted or emptied; the state of being deprived of strength or spirits.
expulsion (part of speech: noun)
loss (part of speech: noun)
dispossession, erosion, debit, penalty, privation, expropriation, deprivation, divestiture, setback, decrease, dissipation, forfeiture, ruin, depletion, loss, shrinkage, decrement, attrition, dissolution
weariness (part of speech: noun)
drowsiness, apathy, faintness, over-weariness, listlessness, lassitude, cheerlessness, footsoreness, sleepiness, boredom, blues, ennui, tiredness, droopiness, weakness, feebleness, tedium, weariness, debilitation, depression, fatigue, flaccidity
fatigue (part of speech: noun)
- They generally go right to sleep from exhaustion. - "Ethel Morton at Chautauqua", Mabell S. C. Smith.
- When he tried to go on he was overcome with exhaustion. - "The Instant of Now", Irving E. Cox, Jr..
- " And I have had nothing for these two days," replied Nicholas, leaning back to the wall in evident exhaustion. - "Newton Forster", Frederick Marryat.