Definition of Depleted

1. Adjective. No longer sufficient. "Our funds are depleted"

Exact synonyms: Low
Similar to: Deficient, Insufficient
Derivative terms: Lowness



Definition of Depleted

1. Adjective. Used up, expended; of which nothing is left. ¹

2. Verb. (past of deplete) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Depleted

1. deplete [v] - See also: deplete

Lexicographical Neighbors of Depleted

depinning
deplanate
deplane
deplaned
deplanes
deplaning
deplant
deplantation
deplantations
deplanted
deplanting
deplants
depletable
depletant
deplete
depleted (current term)
depleted-uranium
depleted uranium
depleter
depleters
depletes
depleting
depletion
depletion method
depletion response
depletions
depletive
depletives
depletory
depliage

Literary usage of Depleted

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1919)
"THE depleted HERDS OF ENGLAND, FRANCE AND ITALY LARGER importations of meat and pork products from the United States, thus lessening the slaughtering of ..."

2. Presidential Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses: Final Report edited by Joyce C Laslof, Marguerite Knox, John D Baldeschwieler (1997)
"depleted Uranium Uranium is a naturally occurring, chemically toxic, and radioactive element ... depleted ..."

3. The Jesuits, 1534-1921: A History of the Society of Jesus from Its by Thomas Joseph Campbell (1921)
"... China — India — Syria — Algeria — Guinea — Egypt — Madagascar — Mashonaland — Congo — Missions depleted by World War—Actual number of missionaries. ..."

4. Public Papers of George Clinton, First Governor of New York, 1777-1795, 1801 by George Clinton, New York (State). Governor, 1801-1804 (George Clinton), Hugh Hastings, James Austin Holden, New York (State). State Historian (1900)
"... Importance Than a Northern Expedition— depleted Condition of New York. Poughkeepsie 8th March 1778. Sir, On the Inst. I did myself the Honor of ..."

5. Military History of Ulysses S. Grant: From April, 1861, to April, 1865 by Adam Badeau (1868)
"... 1862—Grant's force depleted—Enemy threatening—Price seizes luka—Grant's preparations to fight—Orders to Rosecrans and Ord— Battle of luka—Rosecrans ..."

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