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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Caused to labor too hard or too long.

Usage examples (38)
  • Guards is below commando, above infantry aka overworked infantry, underpaid commandos
  • At times they may be a little overworked, which is why Ingrid can become the teen sleuth, but they clearly like and love their daughter.
  • I am overworked, that is all; and as my life of privation does not permit me to repair my forces, I have become anaemic; it is not serious.
  • Sometimes you say your paintings are "overworked". for more
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