Definition of oversway

1a : to hold sway over : rule over : dominate
b obsolete : to have the upper hand over : prevail over
2 : to induce to change over (as in a matter of opinion) : prevail upon
3 obsolete : to sway or swing over : cause to incline or overturn

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“Oversway.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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