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overburden

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishoverburdeno‧ver‧bur‧den /ˌəʊvəˈbɜːdn $ ˌoʊvərˈbɜːrdn/ verb [transitive]  JOB/TASKto give an organization, person, or system more work or problems than they can deal with Health services have been overburdened and are unable to care for many older people. a manager overburdened with work Grammar Overburden is usually passive.→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
overburdenFinally, I think the tests will simply overburden an already hard-pressed system, and prove unworkable.Public health systems are already overburdened by patients with no insurance.At times, without ill intent, we overburden ourselves.Resist the temptation to overburden your notes with too much information. 4.
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Verb table
overburden
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyoverburden
he, she, itoverburdens
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyoverburdened
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave overburdened
he, she, ithas overburdened
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad overburdened
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill overburden
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have overburdened
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam overburdening
he, she, itis overburdening
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you, we, theyare overburdening
Past
I, he, she, itwas overburdening
you, we, theywere overburdening
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been overburdening
he, she, ithas been overburdening
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been overburdening
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be overburdening
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been overburdening
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