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overcome

  

      vb   , -comes, -coming, -came, -come  
1    tr   to get the better of in a conflict  
2    tr; often passive   to render incapable or powerless by laughter, sorrow, exhaustion, etc.  
he was overcome by fumes     
3    tr   to surmount (obstacles, objections, etc.)  
4    intr   to be victorious  
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overcome

  
1   
      vb   beat, best, be victorious, blow out of the water     (slang)   bring (someone) to their knees     (informal)   clobber     (slang)   come out on top     (informal)   conquer, crush, defeat, get the better of, lick     (informal)   make mincemeat of     (informal)   master, overpower, overthrow, overwhelm, prevail, render helpless, render incapable, render powerless, rise above, stuff     (slang)   subdue, subjugate, surmount, survive, tank     (slang)   triumph over, undo, vanquish, weather, wipe the floor with     (informal)   worst  
2   
      adj   affected, at a loss for words, bowled over     (informal)   overwhelmed, speechless, swept off one's feet, unable to continue, visibly moved  

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! Overcome n.
To surmount, to be victorious

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adj.
completely overcome with emotions.
yiddish verklempt parents, myself included, have put their children on school buses for the first time.
n.
term coined by the James Bond movie, meaning that a great danger will come for Bond to overcome
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