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Translation of overload in Spanish:

transitive verb

American English: /ˌoʊvərˈloʊd/
British English: /əʊvəˈləʊd/
  • (car/circuit/system)
    to overload something with something
    recargar algo de algo
    we are overloaded with work
    Example sentences
    • Ensure strict checks on the city outskirts to ensure that vehicles are not overloaded.
    • That vehicle would be overloaded, and would only have one driver for however many people he is carrying.
    • At all costs, the vehicle must never be overloaded.
    Example sentences
    • Between the air conditioners, the fans, the humidifiers and all the usual appliances, it's not hard to overload your electrical system during the dog days of August.
    • If you overload an electrical system with too much energy and too much stimulation, the circuit breaker activates and shuts everything down.
    • At this time of year especially it is very easy to overload your electrical system.

intransitive verb

American English: /ˌoʊvərˈloʊd/
British English: /əʊvəˈləʊd/
  • sobrecargarse


uncountableAmerican English: /ˈoʊvərˌloʊd/
British English: /ˈəʊvələʊd/
  • (Electricity)
    Example sentences
    • Information overload (data glut) means it takes longer to produce less.
    • Information overload leads to stress and, often, the creation of information filtering roles.
    • Stress caused by an overload of patients has forced an experienced Yorkshire dentist to decide to leave the country and practise abroad.
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