What does the word tire mean?

Usage examples for tire

  1. I am beginning to tire of doing nothing. – Monsieur Cherami by Charles Paul de Kock
  2. It took me an hour to tire him out, and I had to use all the skill I possessed to keep him from breaking the line. – Nature's Serial Story by E. P. Roe
  3. One could scarcely tire of asking. – The Simple Life by Charles Wagner