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There is no rest for the weary.

Prov. Even people who are worn-out must continue to work. (Describes a situation in which a tired person has to do more work.) By the time I finished doing the laundry, it was so late I had to begin cooking supper for the family. There is no rest for the weary.
See also: rest, weary

weary of someone or something

to become tired of or bored with someone or something. I am beginning to weary of you. Isn't it time you were going? We soon wearied of chicken twice a week.
See also: of, weary

weary someone with something

to tire or bore someone with something. He wearied her with his constant requests. Please don't weary me with your complaints.
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weary of

v.
To lose patience with or interest in something or someone: I soon wearied of their constant bickering.
See also: of, weary
References in classic literature ?
But, as it is, harsh (29) old age will soon enshroud you -- ruthless age which stands someday at the side of every man, deadly, wearying, dreaded even by the gods.
As for Buck, wearying of the pursuit, he returned to the desolated camp.
The light became more and more oppressive to me, and the heat wearying me as I walked, I sought a place where I could receive shade.
At Frolics in the Air, whither they moved after draining Reigelheimer's of what joys it had to offer, and at Peale's, where they went after wearying of Frolics in the Air, he was in the highest spirits.
You have tried that life, and you are wearying of it already.
Well, not the first time, perhaps, nor yet the second, but tiring and wearying for a few years might do it.
I'm quick to take this fright, I know, and my head is summ'at light with wearying and watching.
And they accused producers of insisting on improbable story twists that were "profoundly depressing, wearying and disheartening".