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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To get the better of.(past tense)

Usage examples (36)
  • And Rasheed Wallace again overcame foul trouble to offer 11.
  • Yet, as I drew nearer home, grief and fear again overcame me.
  • Wisconsin overcame an early 14-point deficit and pulled away for
  • "I think she had some fears, but her calling overcame her fears," he said. for more
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