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overpower

  
   vt  
1    (=subdue physically)   dominar  
(=defeat)  

  [+enemy, opponent]  
derrotar, vencer  
it took ten guards to overpower him      se necesitaron diez guardas para dominarlo or para poder con él  
2      (fig)  
[heat]  
agobiar, sofocar  
[sound]  
aturdir  
[emotion]  
embargar  
[guilt, shame]  
abrumar  
[sleep, tiredness]  
vencer  
[flavour]  
dominar  
a sudden dizziness overpowered him      un mareo repentino se apoderó de él  
that piece of furniture overpowers the room      ese mueble domina la habitación  
I was overpowered by feelings of guilt      me sentía abrumado por un sentimiento de culpabilidad  
Translation English - Spanish Collins Dictionary  
it took ten guards to overpower him exp.
se necesitaron diez guardas para dominarlo {or} para poder con él

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-Spanish
exp.
ese mueble domina la habitación
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'overpower' also found in translations in Spanish-English dictionary
nf.
overpower
exp.
the three of them managed to overpower the robber
exp.
even four men were not enough to overpower {o} overcome him
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"overpower": examples and translations in context
Such a movement can overpower the commercial media and the paid political advertising. Tal movimiento puede dominar los medios comerciales y la publicidad política pagada.
Service-to-Other entities do not desire to overpower each other. Las entidades del Servicio-A-Otros no desean dominar al resto.
That thing was big enough to overpower Atka. Esa cosa fue suficientemente grande como para vencer a Atka.
Someone or something out there is strong enough to overpower an X5. Algo o alguien ahí afuera tiene la fuerza suficiente para vencer a X5.
It is a wrestling sport where two opponents battle to overpower th other. Es un deporte de lucha libre donde dos oponentes batalla para dominar al otro.
No mere planet can overpower my universal weapon. Ningún simple planeta puede dominar mi Arma Universal.
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