The mental, emotional and physical exhaustion from a job or career that shows lack of motivation and a decrease in performance.

BURNOUT: "Burnout is the result of high stress levels and periods of tension."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BURNOUT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/burnout-2/ (accessed November 30, 2020).