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Synonyms for overload
ˌoʊ vərˈloʊd; ˈoʊ vərˌloʊd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. overload(noun)

    an electrical load that exceeds the available electrical power

    Synonyms:
    overburden

  2. overload, overburden(verb)

    an excessive burden

    Synonyms:
    overburden

  3. overload(verb)

    become overloaded

    "The aerator overloaded"

    Synonyms:
    clog, overcharge, surcharge

  4. clog, overload(verb)

    fill to excess so that function is impaired

    "Fear clogged her mind"; "The story was clogged with too many details"

    Synonyms:
    back up, choke off, clog, overcharge, foul, constipate, clot, clog up, congest, choke, surcharge

  5. overload, surcharge, overcharge(verb)

    place too much a load on

    "don't overload the car"

    Synonyms:
    hook, clog, surcharge, gazump, overcharge, plume, fleece, soak, pluck, rob

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "overload":

    overloading, limiter, overhead, surcharge, overburden, overcharge, protector, overburdening, overabundance, congestion, overdose, taco

How to pronounce overload?

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How to say overload in sign language?

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How to use overload in a sentence?

  1. Michael Farias:

    You’re not going to save fuel if you overweight them, and they don’t handle well if you really overload them.

  2. County Mayor Carlos Gimenez:

    After all the success we have had tamping down the COVID-19 curve, we cannot turn back and overload our hospitals, putting our doctors and nurses at greater risk with more emergency room cases, everyone must do their part and follow the rules.

  3. Thomas Werner:

    Loading processes offer so much flexibility that the overload on the networks can be reduced by deferring loading times or reducing the load that is supplied, this happens through the digitization of hardware and software and with communication technology.

  4. Robert Wickens:

    It's weird it is kind of a mental overload my brain was exploding from figuring out how to use the hand brakes the feeling of it and everything, it is a lot of work to do in a short amount of time.

  5. Tiffany Owens:

    Much like slow food, I've long been a proponent of slow travel, spending six months to a few years in each new destination with different jobs, instead of racing around the globe to fill passports and Instagram feeds in a sensory overload, slower travel provides an opportunity to more fully immerse oneself in and explore each new place.


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