Definition of Overusing

1. Verb. (present participle of overuse) ¹



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Definition of Overusing

1. overuse [v] - See also: overuse

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Overusing

overtwisted
overtwisting
overtype
overtyped
overtypes
overtyping
overurge
overurged
overurges
overurging
overuse
overused
overuser
overusers
overuses
overusing (current term)
overutilisation
overutilization
overutilizations
overutilize
overutilized
overutilizer
overutilizers
overutilizes
overutilizing
overvaliant
overvaluation
overvaluations
overvalue
overvalued

Literary usage of Overusing

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1. Agricultural Trade Into the 21st Century: Hearing Before the Committee on edited by Robert F. Smith (1998)
"And the only real way to avoid tearing up highly erodible soil or overusing water or overusing pesticides is using science as our friend to come up with ..."

2. Philosophical Arithmetic by Ronald Shand Anderson (1889)
"His three debits amount to $800, while his credit amounts to $650, making a balance due of $150. overusing $1 for 8350 days is equivalent ..."

3. Proceedings by National Speech Arts Association (1893)
"By understanding the muscles used in certain exercises, and by not overusing them, these bad effects are prevented, and the delicate effects which are ..."

4. The Bookman (1890)
"You have been overusing them. If the difficulty increases it must be operated on —by some celebrated man." " I shall come to you," said Love. ..."

5. Education by Project Innovation (Organization) (1906)
"... an object by observing that it is indescribable. Don't say tremendous when you mean large, brilliant when you mean bright. Avoid overusing words ..."

6. Drug Addiction Research & the Health of Women edited by Cora L. Wetherington (1999)
"Perhaps educating health practitioners to stop overusing tranquilizers and overprescribing pain medications for women would be helpful. ..."

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