Knackered, Worn Out or Very Tired: หมดแรง

When you would like to say “I am really really tired”, to speak like a Thai you can use this word:


mod(low tone) – raeng (middle tone)

It means  ‘knackered’, ‘worn out’, ‘very tired’ etc.

หมด [mod] means ‘be finished’

แรง [raeng] means ‘energy’


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28 Responses to Knackered, Worn Out or Very Tired: หมดแรง

  1. alex 02/05/2012 at 10:05 #

    wake up!

  2. skye 21/04/2012 at 17:08 #

    can I say “mod raeng laew”?

    • Mod 22/04/2012 at 22:50 #

      Yes, you can say that ka:)

  3. warren 21/04/2012 at 15:19 #

    Oh also Kru Mod. The word knackered to mean worn out is an Australian term. how do you know knackered. do you many Australian people.

    • Mod 22/04/2012 at 22:51 #

      I learned this word from my English friend ka, but I also have many Aussie students:)

  4. warren 21/04/2012 at 15:16 #

    oh wow Kru Mod. You name mean to “Be finished”

    • Mod 22/04/2012 at 22:52 #

      That’s not right. My name is mod (high tone) which means ‘ant’ 🙂

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