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o·ver·load

overload

 
pronunciation:
o vr lod
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part of speech: verb
inflections: overloads, overloading, overloaded
definition: to put too heavy or great a load in or on.
I think that teacher overloads her students with homework.
similar words:
overwhelm
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The word overload contains the following part:
over- Old English prefix that means excessively, too much; over, on top, above