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What is another word for overworked?

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Adjective
Worn out
“An overworked doctor.”
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Repeated often to the point of being stale or commonplace
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Unnatural or artificial in one's mannerisms or behavior
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Done to excess
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Excessively burdened
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Intricately or elaborately decorated or detailed
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Under a great deal of strain and worry
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Worn out
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Insufficiently paid
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Damaged and shabby as a result of much use
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(of a quality or result) Achieved or maintained by careful and deliberate effort
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Detailed and complicated in design and planning, involving many carefully arranged elements
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Past tense for to oppressively cause someone or something to do too much work
“In Jerry's opinion, the government has to put up disciplinary measures against employers who abuse and overwork their staff.”
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Past tense for to work (oneself) overly hard
“We tend to overwork as a means of self-escape, as a way of trying to justify our existence.”
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Past tense for to drive or work to exhaustion
“My mother was always afraid I would overwork myself with everything on my plate, but I never did.”
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Past tense for to cause to become tired, weary or fatigued
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Past tense for be dramatic
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Past tense for to apply great and continuous effort towards work, a task, or a goal
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Past tense for to treat someone badly, cruelly or unkindly
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Past tense for to pay someone less than the value of their work
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Past tense for dwell on
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Past tense for to damage, erode, or destroy by friction or use
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Past tense for to work hard and for long hours, especially till late at night or the early hours of the morning
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