adjective. ['ˈoʊvɝˈbɝːdənd'] heavily burdened with work or cares.
- bowed down
- loaded down
Words that Rhyme with Overburdened
Example sentences of the word overburdened
Often children in foster care fall through the cracks in an overburdened, understaffed system.
2. Verb, past participle
Pruning is key for these little trees to keep them from being overburdened with heavy fruit.
Quotes containing the word overburdened
1. Judged by the normal standards of human affairs, the lives of men and women of God may look overburdened with suffering, and even inconclusive.
- Eknath Easwaran, Nonviolent Soldier of Islam: Badshah Khan: A Man to Match His Mountains