Definition of information overload in English:

information overload

Line breaks: in|for|ma¦tion over|load


[mass noun]
  • Exposure to or provision of too much information or data: the main challenge for consumers is information overload
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    • One concern raised by both the faculty involved in the teaching of the course and the students was the issue of information overload.
    • It is better to spread out your study time so you don't go into information overload.
    • Are we coping with information overload or losing the ability to discriminate?

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