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overtake

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  • verbcatch; pass
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Synonyms for overtake

verb catch; pass
  • beat
  • befall
  • catch up with
  • engulf
  • outdistance
  • outdo
  • outstrip
  • overwhelm
  • better
  • happen
  • hit
  • overhaul
  • reach
  • strike
  • come upon
  • gain on
  • get past
  • get to
  • leave behind
  • take by surprise

Antonyms for overtake

  • lose
  • fail
  • miss
  • fall behind
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to overtake

beat

verb. defeat, surpass

catch

verb. come from behind and grab

catches

verb. come from behind and grab

exceed

verb. be superior to; surpass

exceeded

verb. be superior to; surpass

exceeding

verb. be superior to; surpass
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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