Definition Of overcome


succeed in dealing with (a problem or difficulty).

she worked hard to overcome her paralyzing shyness

Example Of overcome

  • Although the dust problem was eventually overcome , the report does not tell how.

  • But in the end she is overcome with guilt that manifests itself in crazed hallucinations.

  • But on those first days and nights, I was overcome with murderous rage.

  • But they had come so far and overcome so much adversity, how could it possibly end like this?

  • But we have successfully overcome the various obstacles and hurdles placed in our path.

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