Overstress definitions

ō'vər-strĕs'
The fact or condition of being overstressed.
noun
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An instance of being overstressed.

An overstress in a cable caused by a lightning strike.

noun
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To place too much emphasis on.

I cannot overstress the importance of keeping the kitchen clean.

verb
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To subject to excessive physical or emotional stress.
verb
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To subject to mechanical force, pressure, or excess voltage to the point of deformation.
verb
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To place excessive emphasis on something.
verb
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To place excessive physical stress on something, especially to such an extent that it deforms or breaks.
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