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- v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of overtask.
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It overtasks the power of digestion and is injurious.
More's the scandal to a country that has grand material and overtasks it.
It overtasks no one's strength, and asks no one to go beyond his means and capacities.
A voice so sweetly modulated that if there were any sarcasm in the words it was lost in the softness of pathos, answered, "Nay, Monsieur Louvier, he rather overtasks the words at my command in thankfulness to those who like yourself, so kindly regard me as something else than a singer."