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defeat

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overwhelmed

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to win a victory over, as in battle or a competition

to affect deeply or completely, as with emotion

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Whistling to his more immediate vicinity the large black water-dog we have spoken of before, and settling himself uneasily in his chair, he could not help casting a wary and unquiet eye toward those distant recesses of the apartment whose inexorable shadows not even the red firelight itself could more than partially succeed in overcoming.
If she is overcoming you, take my hand and hold it hard whilst you are looking into her eyes.
Use brings him no relief, and there is no cure for him except time; though I once came across a delicious recipe for overcoming the misfortune.
Overcoming these disadvantages to the best of his ability, Mr.
The cupidity of the little wretch was at last overcoming his abject cowardice.
From the sea-coast, overcoming obstacles, little by little, braving all privations, pushing onward, afoot, and praying, he had advanced to the very centre of those tribes that dwell among the tributary streams of the Upper Nile.
By what means have you succeeded in overcoming Louis XIV.
If the observer, overcoming a thrill of celestial horror, had scrutinised this scarlet object more narrowly, one of Bert's most cherished secrets, one of his essential weaknesses, would have been laid bare.
Hairy monsters were overcoming his fighting men, and a black chieftain like himself was fighting shoulder to shoulder with the hideous pack that opposed him.
A nice story to go back to the coast--a dozen of you and one missionary, without weapons, weak as a woman, overcoming all of you.
If I only found out what it was, and if I made light of it (which I was resolved beforehand to do, let it be what it might), I should most probably end by overcoming her scruples, and taking her away from the ominous red-brick house in the character of my wife.
She understood that she would have trouble in overcoming it; but she re-solved wisely to say nothing more just then.
Ten times must thou reconcile again with thyself; for overcoming is bitterness, and badly sleep the unreconciled.
28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Overcoming Multiple Sclerosis (OMS), an organization dedicated to improving health outcomes of people with MS through its lifestyle risk modification program, announced today its expansion into the United States.
He said overcoming energy crisis will be the top most priority of the new government along with revival of economy.