overworked

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[əʊvəˈwəːkt], (Adjective)

Definitions:
- (of a person) having to work beyond their capacity or strength
(e.g: overworked nurses do not have time to adequately prepare patients for discharge)

- used to excess
(e.g: the strain of overworked muscles)


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definition by Oxford Dictionaries