overpower in Dutch and example sentences

overpower in Dutch

Pronunciation
ww. overstelpen, overweldigen, overmannen, overmeesteren, geweld aandoen

Example Sentences

Because, unfortunately, the forum was overpowered by very specific and special issues.
Helaas bevond het forum zich in de wurggreep van zeer concrete en specifieke problemen.
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I should also like to praise the courage of the members of the council who managed to overpower the intruder.
Ik wil eveneens de moed loven van de gemeenteraadsleden die erin geslaagd zijn de binnengedrongen man te ontwapenen.
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The donations made by people in the European Union and throughout the world are a truly overpowering demonstration of goodwill.
De goede wil die in de giften van de mensen uit de Europese Unie en uit de hele wereld tot uiting komt, is werkelijk overweldigend.
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However, their feeling of satisfaction would probably overpower their feeling of amazement.
Maar hun gevoel van voldoening zou waarschijnlijk sterker zijn dan hun verbazing.
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Synonyms for overpower
overcome: subdue, discomfit, stun, overwhelm
Verb forms for overpower
Present participle: overpowering
Present: overpower (3.person: overpowers)
Past: overpowered
Future: will overpower
Present conditional: would overpower
Present Perfect: have overpowered (3.person: has overpowered)
Past Perfect: had overpowered
Future Perfect: will have overpowered
Past conditional: would have overpowered