[ oh-ver-too k ]
Synonyms for over-took
- go beyond
- go one better
- leave behind
- win the race
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR OVER-TOOK
It was some miles to Andy's home, and night over-took him on the way.
There was a moment of almost-flight, almost-sliding, and then a rush of dust and smoke which over-took and passed them.