overstrain


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Overstrain \O`ver*strain"\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Overstrained;
   p. pr. & vb. n. Overstraining.]
   To strain one's self to excess. --Dryden.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Overstrain \O`ver*strain"\, v. t.
   To stretch or strain too much; as, to overstrain one's
   nerves. --Ayliffe.
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