Definition of Fatigue. Meaning of Fatigue. Synonyms of Fatigue

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Fatigue. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Fatigue and, of course, Fatigue synonyms and on the right images related to the word Fatigue.

Definition of Fatigue

Fatigue
Fatigue Fa*tigue", n. [F., fr. fatiguer to fatigue, L. fatigare; cf. L. affatim sufficiently.] 1. Weariness from bodily labor or mental exertion; lassitude or exhaustion of strength. 2. The cause of weariness; labor; toil; as, the fatigues of war. --Dryden. 3. The weakening of a metal when subjected to repeated vibrations or strains. Fatigue call (Mil.), a summons, by bugle or drum, to perform fatigue duties. Fatigue dress, the working dress of soldiers. Fatigue duty (Mil.), labor exacted from soldiers aside from the use of arms. --Farrow. Fatigue party, a party of soldiers on fatigue duty.
Fatigue
Fatigue Fa*tigue", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Fatigued; p. pr. & vb. n. Fatiguing, n.] [Cf. F. fatiguer. See Fatigue, n.] To weary with labor or any bodily or mental exertion; to harass with toil; to exhaust the strength or endurance of; to tire. Syn: To jade; tire; weary; bore. See Jade.

Meaning of Fatigue from wikipedia

- Fatigue describes a state of tiredness (which is not sleepiness) or exhaustion. In general usage, fatigue often follows prolonged physical or mental activity...
- Myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) is a debilitating long-term medical condition. People with ME/CFS experience lengthy flare-ups...
- In materials science, fatigue is the initiation and propagation of cracks in a material due to cyclic loading. Once a fatigue crack has initiated, it...
- Listener fatigue (also known as listening fatigue or ear fatigue) is a phenomenon that occurs after prolonged exposure to an auditory stimulus. Symptoms...
- Metal fatigue is the initiation and propagation of cracks in a material due to cyclic loading. Metal Fatigue may also refer to: Metal Fatigue (album)...
- In decision making and psychology, decision fatigue refers to the deteriorating quality of decisions made by an individual after a long session of decision...
- Comp****ion fatigue is an evolving concept in the field of traumatology. The term has been used interchangeably with secondary traumatic stress (STS),...
- Look up battle fatigue in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Battle fatigue is may refer to: Combat stress reaction, a military term for an acute reaction...
- Adrenal fatigue or hypoadrenia is a pseudo-scientific term used by alternative medicine providers to suggest that the adrenal glands are exhausted and...
- Chronic fatigue may refer to: Chronic fatigue, a long-term state of physical or mental exhaustion, a symptom of many chronic illnesses and of Idiopathic...