Words nearby overuse
How to use overuse in a sentence
For years, experts in the American West have predicted that, unless the steady overuse of water was brought under control, the Colorado River would no longer be able to support all of the 40 million people who depend on it.40 Million People Rely on the Colorado River. It’s Drying Up Fast.|by Abrahm Lustgarten|August 27, 2021|ProPublica
Heat can help, whether that pain comes from overuse or stems from a chronic condition.Best heating pad for chronic pain and tense muscles|Irena Collaku|August 22, 2021|Popular-Science
The overuse of fertilizers depletes natural nutrients in soil and makes crops like corn dependent on synthetic fertilizers for high yields.
The way we attempt to measure sexual dysfunction is heavily influenced by the pharmaceutical industry, says Fugh-Berman, who is an outspoken critic of pharmaceutical marketing practices and medication overuse.The tangled and messy science of medicating female sex drives|Purbita Saha|August 17, 2021|Popular-Science
This resource overuse, perhaps combined with drought and failing agriculture, may well have been the society’s undoing.What’s in a packrat’s petrified pee? Just a few thousand years of secrets.|Rachel Feltman|August 12, 2021|Popular-Science
Obsessive exercising and inadequate nutrition can, over time, put people at high risk for overuse injuries like stress fractures.How Skinny Is Too Skinny? Israel Bans ‘Underweight’ Models|Carrie Arnold|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
One important type of secondary headache is the medication overuse headache.
I also refuse to dilute the power of the accusation through inaccurate overuse.
After a writer overheard Wilson mocking girls who obnoxiously overuse the phrase “so cute,” Penny began saying it on the show.‘Happy Endings’ Star Casey Wilson on the Show, Her ‘SNL’ Stint & More|Kevin Fallon|November 20, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Overuse of the word "interesting" reflects the cynical tastes of an information-rich audience.Zany, Cute, Interesting: What the Words We Use Say About Us|Benjamin Lytal|October 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
This is a "novicy" kind of diction in which the would-be forcible writer defeats his object by the overuse of expletives.The Verbalist|Thomas Embly Osmun, (AKA Alfred Ayres)
A great cause of ill health is overuse of sugar in concentrated form, candy, etc., especially by the sedentary.How to Live|Irving Fisher and Eugene Fisk
Find synonyms for words which you have a tendency to overuse.The Style Book of The Detroit News|The Detroit News
To overuse the psionic powers of the human mind is as dangerous as overusing morphine or alcohol.What The Left Hand Was Doing|Gordon Randall Garrett
And, not content with this overuse of one particular type of judgment, our critics claim its monopoly.Essays in Radical Empiricism|William James