He was running into more brick walls than an overworked mason.
The slaves were overworked now that fresh supplies were stopped, and their numbers rapidly decreased.
Mr. Gilman at first agreed to this; but when my tasks had become somewhat perplexing, he insisted that I was overworked, and that I should remain at his school three years longer.
In this constitution he declared that the competency of these various organs was not always clear, and that their functions were badly arranged; that certain of them had only a small amount of business to deal with, while others were overworked; that strictly judicial affairs, with which the Congregations had not to deal originally, had developed to an excessive extent, while the tribunals, the Rota and the Signatura, had nothing to do.
This court was formerly very much overworked, but it was relieved by an act of the 24th of June 1895 establishing a superior court (now of seven judges) with appellate jurisdiction.
This office-bound aliment is the pest of many an overworked office-type, .. .
magnificent at the heart of their overworked defense, scooped the ball high into the air.
osteoclast cells continually replace and repair bone, but the constant call to action issued by the overworked defenses forces this reaction too far.
overworked breathing muscles become tired.
overworked teachers for using a textbook.
overworked doctor leaves her husband.
overworked staff have precious little time to fulfill all of their current objectives let alone new targets.
overworked word but how else can you adequately describe the remarkable experiences that comprise a natural history tour of New Zealand?
overworked at the expense of his energy and inroads into his personal time.
Teachers, in many cases already overworked, are required to learn new skills.
We are so overworked and the only answer is more trained staff.
Many years ago I heard a similar comment from someone who was definitely not overworked.
The liver is involved in a range of bodily functions and is often overworked.
Either they're seriously overworked and just haven't noticed or have finally gotten used to me.
Overworked, and underpaid, Dutch midwives point out that, in recent years, there has been an increasing shortage of new midwives.
A constant elevated blood pressure can weaken the arterial walls and cause organ damage due to the heart being overworked.
We can see hyperstress when someone is overloaded or overworked.
Job Tasks: The very tasks you are expected to complete at work can be stressful if you feel overworked and underappreciated.
For you, it might be a financial stressor or aggravating coworkers, while someone else may feel overworked and underappreciated.
Many employees cope with constant deadlines, long hours, staff shortages and feelings of being underappreciated and overworked.
In today's busy world, many people feel stressed, overworked and overtired.
If you have, you are one of the millions of people that often feels overworked, overwhelmed and over-stressed.
They also feel overextended or overworked.
Most rescues are overworked and underfunded.
Sometimes females die trying to deliver that last litter from an overworked uterus.
Some sleeping positions are better than others are for a tired and overworked body-and pillows are not just for cradling the head.
If your hair is committed to chemical processing, then Fekkai is the answer to your fading color and dry overworked ends.
With earlier start times, shorter recesses and hours of homework, many school children are sleep deprived and overworked.
When looking for freelance writing jobs online, keep in mind that new opportunities are posted on a daily basis and overworked clients will often go with the first applicant who can show an acceptable portfolio.
Overworked muscles can be relaxed and stretched by doing the right yoga poses; for example, yoga poses for tight hamstrings are a great addition to a runner's exercise regime.
Whether you are looking to relax overworked muscles, enjoy overall stress reduction, or increase your balance and flexibility, yoga is a great way to achieve all of these things, and more.
Jobs today are increasing competitive and more demanding leading to overworked employees hard-pressed for time to do all the tasks they are increasingly assigned.
This is important to everyone--overworked executives, harried homemakers, senior citizens, stressed students, and anyone else new to exercise.
As a result, the core muscles are underworked and the back muscles are overworked.
When you're stuck for a great gift idea, especially for the overworked people in your life, consider sending a PajamaGram!
If you're an overworked student looking for a fun way to spend a Friday night, why not toss around a few college theme party ideas?
Lush prose becomes turgid, and overworked themes become tired.
Although it is true that her vampire series was a little overworked, it's unfortunate that she ceased writing the series when she did - the curious reader would love to know how Lestat managed to survive Hurricane Katrina.
The skirt also helps keep the nurse cooler, since nylons and a skirt are cooler than slacks, and for overworked nurses that is a welcome relief.
Where nervous exhaustion is less marked and the Weir Mitchell treatment is not appropriate - for example, in men who are simply overworked or broken down by anxiety or sorrow - a sea voyage is often a satisfactory form of "rest" cure.
It should be well but not overfed, and while young not overworked, as an overtired animal is liable to refuse to pull, and thus contract a bad habit.
Grote's idea that the women slaves were in a more pitiable condition than the males does not seem justified, except perhaps in the case cf the aletrides, who turned the household mills which ground the flour consumed in the family, and who were sometimes overworked by unfeeling masters (Od.
It has been overworked by a later editor, c. 1300, who inserted many spurious verses.
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