Definition of overuse in English:


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Pronunciation: /əʊvəˈjuːz
[with object]


Pronunciation: /əʊvəˈjuːs
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  • Excessive use: overuse of natural resources
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    • We have tried to reinfuse words like freedom and rights with the power they once had, but they have become too degraded by overuse.
    • The authors also question whether it is the best way to address overuse of the system.
    • And cellular carriers can insert fine print into their contracts to prevent network overuse.

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