overuse Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"overuse" in British English

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overuseverb [T]

uk   /ˌəʊ.vəˈjuːz/  us   /ˌoʊ.vɚ-/
to use something too often or too much: I ​tend to overuse ​certainfavouriteexpressions.

overusenoun [U]

uk   /ˌəʊ.vəˈjuːs/  us   /ˌoʊ.vɚ-/
the ​fact that something is used too often or too much: The overuse of X-rays may be ​causing 250 ​deaths each ​year.
(Definition of overuse from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"overuse" in American English

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overuseverb [T]

 us   /ˌoʊ·vərˈjuz/
to use something too often or too much: We all ​tend to overuse ​certainexpressions.
overuse
noun [U]  us   /ˌoʊ·vərˈjus/
You can ​strainyourmuscles from ​suddentwisting or overuse.
(Definition of overuse from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “overuse”
in Chinese (Simplified) 过度使用, 使用…太多, 滥用…
in Chinese (Traditional) 過度使用, 使用…太多, 濫用…
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