overexertion


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Related to overexertion: overcompensation

o·ver·ex·ert

 (ō′vər-ĭg-zûrt′)
tr.v. o·ver·ex·ert·ed, o·ver·ex·ert·ing, o·ver·ex·erts
To exert (oneself) too much; overtax.

o′ver·ex·er′tion n.

overexertion

(ˌəʊvərɪɡˈzɜːʃən)
n
an excessive exertion
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.overexertion - excessive exertion; so much exertion that discomfort or injury results
elbow grease, exertion, effort, travail, sweat - use of physical or mental energy; hard work; "he got an A for effort"; "they managed only with great exertion"
Translations

overexertion

[ˌəʊvərɪgˈzɜːʃən] N (= effort) → esfuerzo m excesivo; (= weariness) → fatiga f, agotamiento m

overexertion

[ˌəʊvərɪgˈzɜːrʃən] nsurmenage m

overexertion

[ˌəʊvrɪgˈzɜːʃn] niperaffaticamento, surmenage m inv

overexertion

n esfuerzo excesivo
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