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Definition of Fatigue

Fatigue

  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.
  3. The weakening of a metal when subjected to repeated vibrations or strains.
  4. To weary with labor or any bodily or mental exertion; to harass with toil; to exhaust the strength or endurance of; to tire.

Fatigue Quotations

Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment.
Dale Carnegie

Massage therapy has been shown to relieve depression, especially in people who have chronic fatigue syndrome; other studies also suggest benefit for other populations.
Andrew Weil

What I dream of is an art of balance, of purity and serenity devoid of troubling or depressing subject matter - a soothing, calming influence on the mind, rather like a good armchair which provides relaxation from physical fatigue.
Henri Matisse

I used to work in kitchens, doing 12 or more hours a day of physical labor, so today, eight to 12 hours of cooking, chatting or filming feels like a vacation. When I have a scheduled 'day off,' I spend several hours writing, then I clean until I crash from fatigue. I don't relax well.
Rachael Ray

The first virtue in a soldier is endurance of fatigue; courage is only the second virtue.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Fatigue Translations

fatigue in Dutch is afmatten, afjakkeren, afbeulen
fatigue in Latin is labor, fatigo
fatigue in Norwegian is tretthet
fatigue in Portuguese is fatiga
fatigue in Spanish is fatiga
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