Overburdensome \O"ver*bur"den*some\, a. Too burdensome. [1913 Webster]

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  • overburdensome — /oh veuhr berr dn seuhm/, adj. excessively burdensome. [1605 15; OVER + BURDENSOME] * * * …   Universalium

  • overburdensome — adj. too large a burden; oppressive, excessively tiring …   English contemporary dictionary

  • overburdensome — /oʊvəˈbɜdnsəm/ (say ohvuh berdnsuhm) adjective excessively burdensome …   Australian English dictionary

  • overburdensome — /oh veuhr berr dn seuhm/, adj. excessively burdensome. [1605 15; OVER + BURDENSOME] * * * overburdˈensome adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑over …   Useful english dictionary

  • burdensome — Synonyms and related words: Herculean, annoying, arduous, backbreaking, besetting, bothersome, crushing, cumbersome, cumbrous, demanding, distressing, effortful, encumbering, exacting, exhausting, exigent, forced, grievous, grinding, grueling,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • exhausting — Synonyms and related words: arduous, burdensome, crippling, debilitating, devitalizing, difficult, draining, enervating, enfeebling, fatiguesome, fatiguing, grinding, grueling, hard, harsh, heavy, killing, laborious, onerous, oppressive,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • grinding — Synonyms and related words: ablation, ablative, abradant, abrasion, abrasive, absolute, absolutist, absolutistic, application, arbitrary, aristocratic, arrogant, atomization, attrition, attritive, authoritarian, authoritative, autocratic, beating …   Moby Thesaurus

  • harsh — Synonyms and related words: Doric, Draconian, Spartan, Spartanic, abrupt, absonant, abusive, acerb, acerbic, acid, acidulous, acrid, acrimonious, acute, afflictive, aggressive, agonizing, ajar, amaroidal, asperous, astringent, atonal, atrocious,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • heavy — Synonyms and related words: Herculean, Latinate, OK, Roscius, abeyant, abstruse, abundant, accented, ace high, actor, actress, acute, adamantine, adhesive, aesthetic, aesthetically appealing, alveolar, ample, amylaceous, anesthetized, annoying,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • onerous — Synonyms and related words: Herculean, annoying, arduous, arduously, backbreaking, besetting, bothersome, burdensome, burdensomely, crushing, cumbersome, cumbrous, demanding, difficult, difficultly, effortful, encumbering, exacting, exhausting,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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