work overtime

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Definition of work overtime

: to spend time working at one's job in addition to one's normal working hours often used figurativelyHer imagination was working overtime.He's been working overtime around the house to please his wife.

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“Work overtime.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/work%20overtime. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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