overpower definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to conquer or vanquish by superior power; subdue.
    • To affect therefore highly concerning make helpless or inadequate; overwhelm.
    • to provide with excessive technical power.
    • To excel or go beyond in power; to cause to produce by superior power; to vanquish; to subdue.
  • verb:
    • To subdue some one by exceptional power.
    • To make imperceptible by way of higher power, strength an such like.
    • conquer by superior power
    • conquer, as with thoughts or perceptual stimuli
  • noun:
    • A dominating energy.
    • Too great an electrical; substantial power.
  • others:
    • To vanquish by superior energy or power; subdue; reduce to silence, inaction, or distribution; beat.
    • becoming too intense or violent for: conquer by strength; overwhelm: since, his emotions overpowered him.
    • Synonyms overcome, Overwhelm, an such like. (see defeat), overbear, master, crush.

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