Word Study
Index
: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
[2x]
: O O. Oa Ob Oc Od Oe Of Og Oh Oi Oj Ok Ol Om On Oo Op Oq Or Os Ot Ou Ov Ow Ox Oy Oz
overt act | overt operation | overtake | overtaking | overtalk | overtask | overtax | overtedious | overtempt | overthrow | overthrown

overtask

 : 
Verb (transitive)
 : 
o=ver=task

CIDE DICTIONARY

overtaskv. t. 
     To task too heavily.  [1913 Webster]

OXFORD DICTIONARY

overtask, v.tr.
1 give too heavy a task to.
2 be too heavy a task for.

ROGET THESAURUS

overtask

Misuse

VB misuse, misemploy, misapply, misappropriate, desecrate, abuse, profane, prostitute: waste, overtask, overtax, overwork: squander, cut blocks with a razor, employ a steam engine to crack a nut, catch at a straw.

Fatigue

VB be fatigued, yawn, droop, sink, flag, lose breath, lose wind, gasp, pant, puff, blow, drop, swoon, faint, succumb, fatigue, tire, weary, irk, flag, jade, harass, exhaust, knock up, wear out, prostrate, tax, task, strain, overtask, overwork, overburden, overtax, overstrain.


For further exploring for "overtask" in Webster Dictionary Online


TIP #15: To dig deeper, please read related articles at bible.org (via Articles Tab). [ALL]
created in 0.20 seconds
powered by bible.org