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adjective as in exploited

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adjective as in overworked

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They point out that the infrastructure and amenities in their impoverished neighborhoods are already overburdened.

The negotiating process is already overburdened with difficult emotional issues.

Then, as now, it proved impossible to arrive at sane debt restructurings for overburdened sovereigns.

She may have an overburdened heart, but part of that load surely is her own ambition.

Then it was slowly borne in upon her that that was no dream-voice, no trick of her overburdened mind.

Enid's true, overburdened heart was only too ready to respond to his fervent appeal.

Consequently, instead of mounting one of the already overburdened beasts, I crossed the two fords of the Salmon River by wading.

Our Embassy had been so overburdened with work that Mrs. Gerard was there all day long helping her husband.

The exigencies of the form overburdened the composer and crushed all individuality out of him.


On this page you'll find 19 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to overburdened, such as: abused, oppressed, milked, overworked, and taken advantage of.

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