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To be victorious over
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“It was a struggle early, but we would eventually overcome our rivals with superior skill.”
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To prevail over
“I am in the process of trying to identify and overcome all of my bad habits.”
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To overwhelm with emotion
“News of her successful weight loss would overcome me with joy.”
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To subdue or hurt physically or violently
“He would overcome his victim with his bigger size and greater strength.”
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To overcome with glamor or showiness
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To cause to become physically weaker
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(usually of a disease or condition) To affect adversely
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To perplex or bewilder someone
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To arrive at, or get to, a destination
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To refrain from openly expressing or displaying
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Become worn
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(of a feeling) To completely preoccupy the mind of (someone)
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Obligate to do something
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(wash over) To fill or overcome (with an emotion)
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To overcome any difficulties presented by
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To find a way around (an obstacle)
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Be more important than
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To animate again
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To recover from a negative without seemingly any damage
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To take violent or aggressive action against
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To cause (someone or something) to undergo a particular experience
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To cause anguish or distress to
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To neutralize or cancel by exerting an opposite and equal force
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To cause (someone) to agree with a belief or course of action
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To enrapture or delight
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To disconcert someone with an unblinking face-to-face confrontation
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To make (a difference between two groups) smaller or less significant
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To drive away
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Overwhelmed with emotion
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“She was overcome with happiness when her son presented her with his glowing report card.”
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To be worn down by negative emotions
“She was overcome by the stress of having to deal with work and family-related issues.”
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Exhausted and dejected
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Characterized, or marked, by much busy (or stressful) activity
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Consumed by an emotion
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In awe of
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To be continuously haunted or possessed by something, especially negative emotions, ideas or desires
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Completely overcome or helpless, especially with distress or exhaustion
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Burdened or weighed down, especially by a mass of something unpleasant
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Overcome with deep or intense sorrow
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