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v. o·ver·worked, o·ver·work·ing, o·ver·works
1. To force to work too hard or too long.
a. To rework to excess: overwork a speech.
b. To use too often: "'Vulnerable' and 'volatile' were the most overworked adjectives of the '70s" (David Ansen).
3. To decorate the entire surface of.
To work too long or too hard.
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|Noun||1.||overworking - the act of working too much or too long; "he became ill from overwork"|
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