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Spanish translation of “overwork”

overwork

noun /əuvəˈwəːk/
the act of working too hard
trabajo excesivo
It’s overwork that made him ill.
overworked adjective made to work too hard His staff are overworked.
(Definition of overwork from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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