- subject to too much physical or mental stress；lay too much emphasis on
- excessive stress.
verb: overstress, 3rd person present: overstresses, gerund or present participle: overstressing, past tense: overstressed, past participle: overstressed
- 1. subject to too much physical or mental stress they are prone to nervous breakdowns if overstressed
- ▪ lay too much emphasis on the value of good legal assistance cannot be overstressed
- 1. excessive stress.