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overwork

verb [I or T] uk   /ˌəʊ.vəˈwɜːk/ us    /ˌoʊ.vɚˈwɝːk/
to (cause someone to) work too much: You look exhausted - I hope they're not overworking you.

overwork

noun [U] uk   /ˌəʊ.vəˈwɜːk/ us    /ˌoʊ.vɚˈwɝːk/
doing too much work: He got sick through overwork.
Translations of “overwork”
in Spanish trabajo excesivo…
in Korean 과로…
in Arabic إرهاق…
in Portuguese excesso de trabalho…
in French surmenage…
in German die Überarbeitung…
in Catalan excés de feina…
in Japanese 過労…
in Italian troppo lavoro…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使)勞累過度, (使)工作太累…
in Chinese (Simplified) (使)劳累过度, (使)工作太累…
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