BURNED OUT By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 1. A person whi os exhausted menatlly and physically. See burnout. 2. Historically a person with chronic schizophrenis who became withdrawn and stopped functioning. BURNED OUT: "Joe was burned out after looking after his dying wife and trying to make ends meet." Related Psychology Terms BURNED OUT CAREGIVER BURDEN CAREGIVER BURDEN PSYCHIATRIC DISABILITY BRAIN DISORDER SLEEP APNEA SEXUAL BURNOUT FITNESS FOR DUTY EVALUATION (FFDE) SOMNAMBULISTIC STATE FLASHBACK Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BURNED OUT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/burned-out-2/ (accessed April 19, 2021).