Associations to the word «Tire»


TIRE, verb. (intransitive) To become sleepy or weary.
TIRE, verb. (transitive) To make sleepy or weary.
TIRE, verb. (intransitive) To become bored or impatient (with)
TIRE, verb. (transitive) To bore
TIRE, noun. (obsolete) Accoutrements, accessories.
TIRE, noun. (obsolete) Dress, clothes, attire.
TIRE, noun. A covering for the head; a headdress.
TIRE, noun. Metal rim of a wheel, especially that of a railroad locomotive.
TIRE, noun. (North America) The rubber covering on a wheel; a tyre.
TIRE, noun. A child's apron covering the upper part of the body, and tied with tape or cord; a pinafore. Also tier.
TIRE, verb. (transitive) (obsolete) To dress or adorn.
TIRE, verb. (obsolete) To seize, pull, and tear prey, as a hawk does.
TIRE, verb. (obsolete) To seize, rend, or tear something as prey; to be fixed upon, or engaged with, anything.
TIRE, noun. A tier, row, or rank.
TIRE BARRIER, noun. A safety feature of auto racing venues, consisting of stacked tires secured together, that provides a cushion in the event of an impact.
TIRE BEAD, noun. (North America) the edge of a tire that sits in a groove in the rim.
TIRE GAUGE, noun. (US) (Canada) A device used to measure the pressure of vehicle tires.
TIRE IRON, noun. A tool used for installing or removing an automotive wheel, in the form of bar made of strong metal, with a chisel end for prying off the hubcap and a socket wrench end for loosening or tightening lug nuts.
TIRE IRONS, noun. Plural of tire iron
TIRE KICKER, noun. (North America) Alternative form of tyre kicker
TIRE KICKERS, noun. Plural of tire kicker
TIRE OUT, verb. To make someone tired; to exhaust.

Dictionary definition

TIRE, noun. Hoop that covers a wheel; "automobile tires are usually made of rubber and filled with compressed air".
TIRE, verb. Lose interest or become bored with something or somebody; "I'm so tired of your mother and her complaints about my food".
TIRE, verb. Exhaust or get tired through overuse or great strain or stress; "We wore ourselves out on this hike".
TIRE, verb. Deplete; "exhaust one's savings"; "We quickly played out our strength".
TIRE, verb. Cause to be bored.

Wise words

A wise man hears one word and understands two.
Yiddish Proverb