Meaning of “overuse” in the English Dictionary

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overuseverb [ T ]

us /ˌoʊ·vərˈjuz/

to use something too often or too much:

We all tend to overuse certain expressions.
noun [ U ] us /ˌoʊ·vərˈjus/

You can strain your muscles from sudden twisting or overuse.

(Definition of “overuse” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)