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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 Arabic إرهاق…
in Korean 과로…
in Malaysian kerja terlalu kuat…
in French surmenage…
in Italian troppo lavoro…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使)勞累過度, (使)工作太累…
in Vietnamese sự làm việc quá sức…
in Spanish trabajo excesivo…
in Portuguese excesso de trabalho…
in Thai ทำงานมากไป…
in German die Überarbeitung…
in Catalan excés de feina…
in Japanese 過労…
in Indonesian bekerja terlalu keras…
in Chinese (Simplified) (使)劳累过度, (使)工作太累…
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