Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
   
Display options
 
Lookup History
overload

o·ver·load

overload

 
pronunciation:
o vr lod
parts of speech:
transitive verb, noun
features:
Word Combinations (verb, noun), Word Parts
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: overloaded, overloading, overloads
definition: to put too heavy or great a load in or on; overburden.
She overloads her students with homework.
similar words:
load, overcharge, overweight, overwhelm
Word CombinationsSubscriber feature About this feature
 
part of speech: noun
definition: too great a load.
Word CombinationsSubscriber feature About this feature
Word PartsSubscriber feature About this feature