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Related to overpower: overwhelmed, get into, so far, called off
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overcome

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beat

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to affect deeply or completely, as with emotion

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Yair Ben Shabat, a passerby who helped overpower the terrorist, recounted the incident: "I jumped onto the bus and helped them struggle with the terrorist.
The more off-balance the resident is, the less likely he/she is to overpower someone.
Tireless Inter Milan produced a rip-roaring home performance to overpower Barcelona 3-1 and leave the holders in real trouble after an awe-inspiring Champions League semi-final first leg on Tuesday.
A GROUP of Egyptian fishermen who were kidnapped by pirates off the Somali coast four months ago and managed to overpower their captors, sailed home to a hero's welcome yesterday, but some details of their escape remained a mystery.
Can you suggest something with a bit of colour that won't overpower the room?
Taken to a training camp in Lahore, Pakistan, Khan "and up to 30 other men were taught hijacking basics, including how to smuggle guns and other weapons through airport security, techniques to overpower passengers and crew and how to get into a cockpit"--information he shared with the Feds in April 2000.
Sound effects are used throughout and work well most of the time, except for several instances where they overpower the narration.
Two men visiting the family ran from the house to overpower him.
BASKETBALL: Diana Taurasi scored 15 points to help the United States overpower France 76-41 in the second round of the Women's World Championships in Barueri, Brazil.
police rush in to overpower the dangerman Pictures: REUTERS/ CHINA DAILY
However, the vibrant photographs of Chicago-based dancers and the dynamic illustrations by John Matthews overpower any eccentricities in the text.
A Swede was among four charter tourists that managed to overpower a drunken man who attacked the pilot of a flight on its way between Tenerife and Berlin.