What is another word for overtake?

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(of a feeling) To affect (someone) suddenly and powerfully
“You don't let frustration overtake you when you're looking for change.”
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Catch up with and pass while travelling in the same direction
“Take along some mint because the fast descent down the mountain might disturb even city folk, especially when the driver pulls out to overtake other cars on the narrow road.”
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Become greater or more successful than
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“Tourism is doing pretty well in Mauritius, too, and is set to overtake sugar as the country's most important industry.”
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To happen to
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Gain an advantage
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To move fast enough to get even with
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To advance toward success
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To cover with a flood
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To be brought up to date with news
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To take the place of
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Catch, snare; trick
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(of a goal or level) To attain or rise to
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