Weariness • Weary
Compton’s Encyclopedia
fatigueWhen a person finds it difficult to go on with an activity because of a feeling of tiredness or exhaustion, that person is said to be suffering from fatigue. If the fatigue is severe enough, the person may collapse. In engineering, a metal part that gives way under repeated stress is also said
A Dictionary of Christ and the Gospels: Aaron–Zion
WEARINESS.—The one reference to the weariness of our Lord which we find in the Gospels occurs in the account of His journey from Judæa into Galilee. We read that on His way, beaten down by heavy toil (κεκοπιακώς), He sat upon the well near to the village of Sychar (Jn 4:6). The allusion is an eloquent