overwhelm in English and example sentences

overwhelm in English

v. overpower, defeat; master; crush; stagger; stun, daze; flood, engulf
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Synonyms for overwhelm
1. drown: overflow, bury, submerge, deluge, cover, waste, inundate
2. defeat: rout, crush, overthrow, knock over, prostrate, overcome
3. puzzle: bewilder, confound, confuse, surprise
Verb forms for overwhelm
Present participle: overwhelming
Present: overwhelm (3.person: overwhelms)
Past: overwhelmed
Future: will overwhelm
Present conditional: would overwhelm
Present Perfect: have overwhelmed (3.person: has overwhelmed)
Past Perfect: had overwhelmed
Future Perfect: will have overwhelmed
Past conditional: would have overwhelmed