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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - So strong as to be irresistible.

Usage examples (41)
  • An overpowering need for solitude
  • Adjective : an overpowering conviction of the truth
  • Verb (used with object) : to overpower a maniac. ,overpowered with confusion and desire. ,a strong drink that quickly overpowered him. ,a giant motor...
  • The Bulldogs were overpowering from the opening kickoff, and dealt a crushing blow to the Razorbacks 'confidence by scoring for more
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