Definition of 'overworked'
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Used Occasionally. overworked is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'overworked'
British English: overworked ADJECTIVE
If you describe a word, expression, or idea as overworked, you mean it has been used so often that it no longer has much effect or meaning.
Ecological' has become one of the most overworked adjectives among manufacturers of garden supplies.
Definition of overworked from the Collins English Dictionary
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