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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 over·work /ˌovɚ/
 過度操勞,過度工作(vt.)(vi.)(使)工作過度

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 over·work /ˌovɝˈwɝk/ 及物動詞
 過度活動,過分勞累,工作過度,過勞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 O·ver·work v. t. [imp. & p. p. Overworked or Overwrought p. pr. & vb. n. Overworking.]
 1. To work beyond the strength; to cause to labor too much or too long; to tire excessively; as, to overwork a horse.
 2. To fill too full of work; to crowd with labor.
    My days with toil are overwrought.   --Longfellow.
 3. To decorate all over.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 O·ver·work, v. i. To work too much, or beyond one's strength.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 O·ver·work, n. Work in excess of the usual or stipulated time or quantity; extra work; also, excessive labor.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 overwork
      n : the act working too much or too long; "he became ill from
          overwork" [syn: overworking]
      v 1: use too much; "This play has been overworked"
      2: work excessively hard; "he is exploiting the students" [syn:
          exploit]