Overworks [Crossword Clue Answer]

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Overworks [Crossword Clue]

If “Overworks” is the clue you have encountered, here are all the possible solutions, along with their definitions:

  • STRAINS (6 Letters/Characters)
  • TAXES (5 Letters/Characters)

Crossword Answer Definition

Here are all the available definitions for each answer:

STRAIN

verb

verb: strain; 3rd person present: strains; past tense: strained; past participle: strained; gerund or present participle: straining

  1. force (a part of one's body or oneself) to make an unusually great effort.
  2. pour (a mainly liquid substance) through a porous or perforated device or material in order to separate out any solid matter.

noun

noun: strain; plural noun: strains

  1. a force tending to pull or stretch something to an extreme or damaging degree.
  2. a severe or excessive demand on the strength, resources, or abilities of someone or something.
  3. the sound of a piece of music.

TAX

A tax is a compulsory financial charge or some other type of levy imposed on a taxpayer (an individual or legal entity) by a governmental organization in order to fund government spending and various public expenditures (regional, local, or national), and tax compliance refers to policy actions and individual behavior aimed at ensuring that taxpayers are paying the right amount of tax at the right time and securing the correct tax allowances and tax reliefs. The first known taxation took place in Ancient Egypt around 30002800 BC. A failure to pay in a timely manner (non-compliance), along with evasion of or resistance to taxation, is punishable by law. Taxes consist of direct or indirect taxes and may be paid in money or as its labor equivalent.

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