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overcome

verb

Definition of OVERCOME

1
to achieve a victory over <the baseball team finally overcame their opponents in the 13th inning>
Antonyms lose (to)
2
to subject to incapacitating emotional or mental stress <already under stress, she was overcome by news of a death in the family>

March 30, 2015
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