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synonyms for over-work

  • exaggerate
  • overestimate
  • overplay
  • overrate
  • overreach
  • overstate
  • overuse
  • overvalue
  • amplify
  • belabor
  • fatigue
  • hype
  • magnify
  • overburden
  • overindulge
  • overload
  • overtax
  • overtire
  • overwork
  • pressure
  • puff
  • stretch
  • be intemperate
  • bite off too much
  • do to death
  • drive oneself
  • go overboard
  • go too far
  • lay it on
  • make federal case
  • not know when to stop
  • pile on
  • run into the ground
  • run riot
  • strain oneself
  • talk big
  • wear down
  • wear oneself out

antonyms for over-work

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  • play down
  • compress
  • decrease
  • lessen
  • ignore
  • neglect
      • activate
      • energize
      • invigorate
      • refresh
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        How to use over-work in a sentence

        It is most peculiar, and when he plays that way, the most bewitching little expression comes over his face.
        MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
        All over the world the just claims of organized labor are intermingled with the underground conspiracy of social revolution.
        THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
        After we had passed over this desert, we found several garisons to defend the caravans from the violence of the Tartars.
        THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
        After relievedly giving the pistol to the nearest soldier, he stumbled quickly over to Brion and took his hand.
        SENSE OF OBLIGATIONHENRY MAXWELL DEMPSEY (AKA HARRY HARRISON)
        Solely over one man therein thou hast quite absolute control.
        PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
        The president sat in a chair which came over with the pilgrims in their ship, the Mayflower.
        BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
        When we were mounted Mac leaned over and muttered an admonitory word for Piegan's ear alone.
        RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
        Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
        THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
        Everything is topsy-turvy in Europe according to our moral ideas, and they don't have what we call "men" over here.
        MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
        First a shower of shells dropping all along the lower ridges and out over the surface of the Bay.
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