Examples of overbear in a Sentence
that year the football team simply overbore opponent after opponent with steamroller ruthlessness
Recent Examples of overbear from the Web
The smoke kiss is evident, but not overbearing, providing a fun twist.
On my visit, the service was overbearing without being particularly sympathetic; the food familiar yet strangely discordant.
Any suggestions for how to support her from a distance without being intruding or overbearing?
Here, the sharp red isn't overbearing thanks to the softest flush cheeks and almost naked eyes.
Also Opening This Week A Bad Moms Christmas Three women struggle with visits from overbearing mothers during the holiday season.
Using this strategy, overbearing populist leaders have undermined democracy in several Latin American countries — and have caused illiberal regressions in Eastern Europe, as well as Turkey.
The film bounces between each sub-genre with ease, an especially impressive feat given the potential whiplash one could get jumping between Kumail’s overbearing parents (played by Anupam Kher and Zenobia Shroff) and a chaotic hospital room.
Franklin D. Roosevelt’s overbearing mother, Sara, bought and built a townhouse for her son and his young wife, Eleanor, with another one for herself right next door.
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First Known Use of overbear
annihilate, blow away, blow out, bomb, break, bury, clobber, cream, crush, drub, finish, flatten, overwhelm, rout, shellac, skin, slaughter, smoke [slang], snow under, thrash, trounce, upset, wallop, wax [slang], whip;
get the better of, knock for a loop;
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