overcome


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>

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up overcome? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).