Warning: mysql_numrows(): supplied argument is not a valid MySQL result resource in /home/kidsnetau/dictionary_content.txt on line 15

Dictionary

  Definition of overwhelm
  1. charge someone with too many tasks
  2. overcome by superior force
  3. cover completely or make imperceptible; "I was drowned in work"; "The noise drowned out her speech"
  4. overcome, as with emotions or perceptual stimuli
Similar Words: deluge, flood out, overpower, overmaster, submerge, drown, sweep over, whelm, overcome, overtake

 

See Also: drown out

 

Hyponyms: steamroller, steamroll, devastate, seize, clutch, get hold of, kill, benight, knock out, stagger, lock

 

Derivational Morphology: flood, inundation, deluge, torrent

 

 
  Search Dictionary

Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
 
 
  
  Random Word
civil means of or in a condition of social order; "civil peoples"; not rude; marked by satisfactory (or especially minimal) adherence to social usages and sufficient b... more
 
  Find words starting with:
   
A
B
C
   
D
E
F
   
G
H
I
   
J
K
L
   
M
N
O
   
P
Q
R
   
S
T
U
   
V
W
X
   
Y
Z