OVERWHELM DEFINITION & SYNONYMS

• Overwhelm

  1. (v. t.) To cause to surround, to cover.
  2. (v. t.) To project or impend over threateningly.
  3. (n.) The act of overwhelming.
  4. (v. t.) To cover over completely, as by a great wave; to overflow and bury beneath; to ingulf; hence, figuratively, to immerse and bear down; to overpower; to crush; to bury; to oppress, etc., overpoweringly.


Synonyms:
Deluge, Drown, Overcome, Overmaster, Overpower, Overtake, Submerge, Whelm,

• Overwhelmed

  1. (imp. & p. p.) of Overwhelm


Synonyms:
Beaten, Conquered, Engulfed, Flooded, Inundated, Overcome, Overpowered, Overthrown, Routed, Swamped, Vanquished,