overwhelm

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˌəʊvərˈhwɛlm/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˌoʊvɚˈhwɛlm, -ˈwɛlm/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(ō′vər hwelm, -welm)


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overwhelm [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (be too much for: [sb])agobiar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
  abrumar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
  oprimir vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
overwhelm [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." often passive (overburden)abrumar a vtr + prep
  sobrepasar a vtr + prep
 Maggie is overwhelmed with work at the moment.
overwhelm [sth/sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (overpower)superar a vtr + prep
  arrollar a vtr + prep
 The army overwhelmed the enemy's bases.
 El ejército superaba a los de las bases enemigas.
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Collocations: overwhelmed [me, his opponent, the audience], overwhelmed by [her, the performance, the news, the prospect], overwhelmed by [guilt, remorse, sorrow], more...

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