Definition Of overwhelm


bury or drown beneath a huge mass.

the water flowed through to overwhelm the whole dam and the village beneath

Example Of overwhelm

  • And men won't be insulted, they will be overwhelmed with gratitude.

  • But that doesn't mean I have to let them do it here, especially when someone is dropping dozens of messages in short periods of time to overwhelm the conversation.

  • Gideon began to shake in front of her as emotion overwhelmed him.

  • Glencastle overwhelmed their opponents in both semi-final and final appearances in the large School girls competition.

  • He reminds us that He will be with us and that the water will not overwhelm us, He will intervene and deliver us.

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