how to pronounce overtax


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overtax is pronounced in three syllables

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meanings of overtax


  1. To overburden.
  2. To tax to an excessive degree.

overtax frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word overtax occurs in english on average 0 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics overtax can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that overtax can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

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