Overexert \O`ver*ex*ert"\, v. t. To exert too much. [1913 Webster]

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  • overexert — ► VERB (overexert oneself) ▪ exert oneself excessively. DERIVATIVES overexertion noun …   English terms dictionary

  • overexert — index overload, tax (overwork) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • overexert — [ō΄vər eg zʉrt′] vt. to exert too much or too long: often used reflexively overexertion n …   English World dictionary

  • overexert — v.tr. & refl. exert too much. Derivatives: overexertion n. * * * verb exert (oneself) excessively and go beyond one s strength don t overexert yourself when exercising! • Derivationally related forms: ↑overexertion • Hypernyms: ↑exert …   Useful english dictionary

  • overexert — verb (overexert oneself) exert oneself excessively. Derivatives overexertion noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • overexert — overexertedly, adv. overexertion, n. /oh veuhr ig zerrt /, v.t. to exert excessively. [1840 50; OVER + EXERT] * * * …   Universalium

  • overexert — verb To exert (oneself) to an excessive degree …   Wiktionary

  • overexert — over·ex·ert .ō və rig zərt vt to exert (oneself) too much vi to exert oneself to excess over·ex·er·tion zər shən n …   Medical dictionary

  • overexert — Synonyms and related words: carry too far, exaggerate, exhaust, go overboard, go to extremes, go too far, haul, heave, know no bounds, overact, overcarry, overdevelop, overdo, overdrive, overelaborate, overemphasize, overexercise, overexpend,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • overexert — (Roget s IV) v. Syn. fatigue, strain, exhaust, overdo; see tire 2 …   English dictionary for students

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