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Worn out
“An overworked doctor.”
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So often used that it has become repetitive and tiresome
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Unnatural, artificial or fake in nature
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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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(of a quality or result) Achieved or maintained by careful and deliberate effort
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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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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 be dramatic
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Past tense for give excessive work, responsibility, or information to
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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 cause to become tired, weary or fatigued
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Past tense for to treat someone or something badly or unkindly
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Past tense for work hard
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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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