- Workload is defined as the number of tasks and obligations that you have to perform or complete within a specific amount of time.
When you have a ton of stuff on your to-do-list and have to accomplish it all in one day, this is an example of a situation where you have a heavy workload.
workload definition by Webster's New World
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the amount of work assigned for completion within a given period of time
workload definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- The amount of work assigned to or expected from a worker in a specified time period.
- The amount of work that a machine produces or can produce in a specified time period.
workload - Business Definition
The amount of work a person is expected to complete, generally within a specified period.