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v. o·ver·trained, o·ver·train·ing, o·ver·trains Sports
To train too much: a coach who overtrained the athletes before the championship.
To engage in excessive training: a boxer who overtrained.
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(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) to train excessively
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to train to an injuriously excessive degree: risking overtraining by running over 90 miles a week.
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Past participle: overtrained
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