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Example sentences from the Web for overwork
For people attuned to the culture of overwork at investment banks and elsewhere, the junior Goldman bankers’ distress may sound familiar.Why are Goldman’s junior bankers still complaining about long hours?|Sarah Todd|March 22, 2021|Quartz
These beliefs, once absorbed, can cause health problems, burn-out, relationship problems, and more through overwork and under-confidence.
In combating The Laziness Lie, Price says to realize that overwork doesn’t deserve a badge of honor.
By then she had only three years to live, and was becoming frail from overwork.
Chronic starvation, overwork, disease, and freezing temperatures were as effective as the bullet, only slower and crueler.Norman Manea Survived the Nazis and the Communists and Lived to Write About It|Costica Bradatan|April 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Dickens died young, at 58, worn out from overwork, from the sheer strain of being himself.
This is a very dark frame of mind, consequent on overwork and the conclusion of the excruciating Ebb Tide.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
Thyrsis came home beaten and crushed, worn out with overwork and worry, his heart black with rage and bitterness and despair.Love's Pilgrimage|Upton Sinclair
It is much more probable that one of the bridges has broken through overwork.Letters of Lt.-Col. George Brenton Laurie|George Brenton Laurie
Their lives are a lesson to a generation that fears intellectual overwork.Old-Time Makers of Medicine|James J. Walsh
And we cannot all escape overwork however valiantly we fight our battle with non-essentials.Girls and Women|Harriet E. Paine (AKA E. Chester}