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"overstretched" in British English

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(Definition of overstretched from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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uk   /ˌəʊvəˈstretʃt/ us  
having more work or other activities than you can manage: Our staff work hard but the reality is they are overstretched. This is a crowded and chronically overstretched rail system.
FINANCE having borrowed or spent more money than you can pay: Rising interest rates will impact seriously on overstretched consumers.
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(Definition of overstretched from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “overstretched”
in Chinese (Simplified) 缺少资金、人力、器材等的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 缺少資金、人力、器材等的…
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