This page is about the slang term pooped

American and Australian English


very tired, exhausted

For example

  • I'm going to bed early tonight. I'm pooped.

  • Our kids hiked about 10 kilometers in the mountains today. No wonder they're pooped!


This is typically used in American and Australian English but may be used in other varieties of English too.

Quick Quiz

If someone is pooped, they'll probably want to

a. have a shower

b. go out dancing

c. have a rest
a) have a shower b) go out dancing c) have a rest

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Contributor: Matt Errey