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bark, flare, flash, growl, grumble, grunt, lash out, retort, snarl, snort.
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Correct spelling:
bushed
Definition:
( informal) very tired; " was all in at the end of the day"; " so beat I could flop down and go to sleep anywhere"; " bushed after all that exercise"; " I'm dead after that long trip"

Synonyms:

adjective
exhausted
beat, fatigued, spent, tired, worn, Pooped.
fatigued
played out, Dead beat, Dog-weary, overtired, dead-beat, dead-tired, fagged out, lassitudinous, out of gas, washed out.
weary
sick and tired, bone-tired.
noun
bushed
all in, beat, dead, tired.
tired
dozy, drowsy, sleepy, run down, on your last legs.
Examples of usage:
  1. It's easy to get bushed in this country- for new chums from penal settlements!" – Stingaree by E. W. (Ernest William) Hornung
  2. One alone remained- he with the bushed beard. – The Lone Ranche by Captain Mayne Reid
  3. He started on his voyage of discovery one Easter in flood- time, and a month later the captain got bushed between the Darling and South Australian border. – Over the Sliprails by Henry Lawson
  4. Under her steady glance the Chinaman's furtive eyes bushed themselves in his customary pose of irreproachable meekness. – The Argus Pheasant by John Charles Beecham
  5. He had been a bit anxious at my long absence, and had taken a bell off one of the camels to guide me in case I was " bushed." – Spinifex and Sand Five Years' Pioneering and Exploration in Western Australia by David W Carnegie

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