overcome

  • 1 Overcome — «Overcome» Сингл Tricky Выпущен 16 …

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  • 2 Overcome — Álbum de estudio de All That Remains Publicación 16 de septiembre 2008 Grabación Audio Hammer Studios, Sanford, Florida Género(s) Metalcore, heavy metal, hard rock …

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  • 3 Overcome — may refer to: Overcome (Alexandra Burke album) Overcome (All That Remains album) Overcome (Creed song) Overcome (Live song) Overcome , a song by Stephanie McIntosh from Tightrope Overcome , a song by Wayne Marshall from the compilation album… …

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  • 4 Overcome — O ver*come , v. t. [imp. {Overcame}; p. p. {Overcome}; p. pr & vb. n. {Overcoming}.] [AS. ofercuman. See {Over}, {Come}, and cf. {Supervene}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To get the better of; to surmount; to conquer; to subdue; as, to overcome enemies in… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Overcome — O ver*come , v. t. [imp. {Overcame}; p. p. {Overcome}; p. pr & vb. n. {Overcoming}.] [AS. ofercuman. See {Over}, {Come}, and cf. {Supervene}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To get the better of; to surmount; to conquer; to subdue; as, to overcome enemies in… …

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  • 6 overcome — [ō΄vər kum′] vt. overcame, overcome, overcoming [ME ouercomen < OE ofercuman] 1. to get the better of in competition, struggle, etc.; conquer 2. to master, prevail over, or surmount [to overcome obstacles] 3. to make helpless; overpower or… …

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  • 7 overcome — (v.) O.E. ofer cuman to reach, overtake, also to conquer, prevail over, from ofer (see OVER (Cf. over)) + cuman to come (see COME (Cf. come) (v.)). A common Germanic compound (Cf. M.Du. overkomen, O.H.G. ubarqueman, Ger. überkommen). In re …

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  • 8 overcome — ► VERB (past overcame; past part. overcome) 1) succeed in dealing with (a problem). 2) defeat. 3) (usu. be overcome) (of an emotion) overwhelm …

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  • 9 overcome — I (overwhelm) verb astonish, awe strike, bewilder, bowl over, break down, burden, confound crush, daze, deluge, discomfit, drown, encumber, engulf, flood, get the upper hand, glut, hamper, immerse, inundate, overlay, overload, overpower, overtax …

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  • 10 overcome — [adj] overwhelmed; visibly moved affected, at a loss for words, beaten, blownaway*, bowled over*, buried*, conquered, defeated, overthrown, run over*, speechless, swamped, swept off one’s feet*, taken*, unable to continue; concept 403 Ant.… …

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  • 11 Overcome — O ver*come , v. i. To gain the superiority; to be victorious. Rev. iii. 21. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 12 overcome — surmount, overthrow, subjugate, rout, *conquer, vanquish, defeat, beat, lick, subdue Analogous words: capture, *catch: outstrip, outdo, *exceed: *suppress, repress …

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  • 13 overcome — verb 1 defeat/conquer sb/sth ADVERB ▪ completely ▪ successfully ▪ not entirely ▪ These problems were never entirely overcome. ▪ largely …

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  • 14 overcome — 01. Many of the victims of the fire had been [overcome] by the smoke, and had to be carried out by the firefighters. 02. Martha s inability to [overcome] her fear of water has kept her from learning how to swim. 03. Her family was [overcome] with …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 15 overcome */*/ — UK [ˌəʊvə(r)ˈkʌm] / US [ˌoʊvərˈkʌm] verb [transitive] Word forms overcome : present tense I/you/we/they overcome he/she/it overcomes present participle overcoming past tense overcame UK [ˌəʊvə(r)ˈkeɪm] / US [ˌoʊvərˈkeɪm] past participle overcome… …

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  • 16 overcome — [[t]o͟ʊvə(r)kʌ̱m[/t]] ♦♦♦ overcomes, overcoming, overcame (The form overcome is used in the present tense and is also the past participle.) 1) VERB If you overcome a problem or a feeling, you successfully deal with it and control it. [V n] Molly… …

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  • 17 overcome*/ — [ˌəʊvəˈkʌm] (past tense overcame [ˌəʊvəˈkeɪm] ; past participle overcome) verb [T] 1) to succeed in dealing with a problem Jimmy overcame his difficulties to graduate with a first class degree.[/ex] 2) to make someone very emotional, ill, or… …

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  • 18 overcome — o|ver|come W3S3 [ˌəuvəˈkʌm US ˌouvər ] v past tense overcame [ ˈkeım] past participle overcome [T] [: Old English; Origin: ofercuman] 1.) to successfully control a feeling or problem that prevents you from achieving something ▪ He struggled to… …

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  • 19 overcome — overcomer, n. /oh veuhr kum /, v., overcame, overcome, overcoming. v.t. 1. to get the better of in a struggle or conflict; conquer; defeat: to overcome the enemy. 2. to prevail over (opposition, a debility, temptations, etc.); surmount: to… …

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  • 20 overcome — o|ver|come [ ,ouvər kʌm ] (past tense o|ver|came [ ,ouvər keım ] ; past participle o|ver|come) verb ** 1. ) transitive to succeed in dealing with or controlling a problem: Jimmy overcame his difficulties to graduate. What can I do to overcome my… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English


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