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Example sentences from the Web for overwork
Doctors, who were overworked and underpaid, began taking bribes to provide care.Will US Health Care Follow in China’s Bloody Footsteps?|Daniela Drake|September 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When he emerges, he makes slow, overworked progress towards the boat, which is now about a hundred meters away.Whatever You Do Someone Will Die. A Short Story About Impossible Choices in Iraq|Nathan Bradley Bethea|August 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
How could we trust our lives in the hands of people that are overworked, starved and not given their just compensation?
And some reptiles add a fourth function to the overworked cloacal repository–that of respiration as well.What the Man With No Ass Crack Can Teach Darwinists and Creationists|Kent Sepkowitz|January 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
[The boy] did play for me and have Tommy John surgery, but he was not overworked.
Everything was bolted and barred that could by possibility furnish relief to an overworked people.The Haunts of Old Cockaigne|Alex Thompson
I don't know as these people are overworked, as the world goes.Their Pilgrimage|Charles Dudley Warner
She was tired and overworked, and she felt that it was good to fall asleep.Mistress Anne|Temple Bailey
Then I thought I'd rub him myself, because Billy is overworked, you know.Stanford Stories|Charles K. Field
A movement which places its reliance on the casual teaching of overworked men is condemned from the start.The Teacher|George Herbert Palmer