Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To overtask or overdrive with work; overwork; wear out by toil.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb To weary excessively; to exhaust.
  • transitive verb To overwork.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb transitive To weary excessively; to exhaust.
  • verb Overtoiled by that day's grief and travel. — Tennyson.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

over- +‎ toil

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