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Osaka gave a strong tug with an overpowering 6-3, 6-4 victory over Williams.
Now I know nothing so overpowering, as that sort of unanimous expression of deep interest, from any large body of men.
To be called Thomas was gratifying, but the Mr. was quite overpowering and made Tom her ally at once.
THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
Mildreds mother was a beautiful woman, but consumed with an overpowering jealousy of her husband.
THE FIFTH STRING  JOHN PHILIP SOUSA
Flora's whisper to Ethel was her first discovery that the closeness and the heat of the room was nearly overpowering.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
Bud obeyed an overpowering impulse to reach out and touch the baby's cheek with a mittened thumb.
CABIN FEVERB. M. BOWER
With an overpowering sense of my own unworthiness, I review the brave deeds of Hippolyte Nikitich.
His overpowering personality, his massive way of asserting things made a deep impression on the simple folks.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
My eyes almost opened into the painful light, and the deep interior vibrating sensation swelled into overpowering violence.
I was soon tired with the overpowering mob and went home to begin all over in the afternoon.
WAYS OF WAR AND PEACEDELIA AUSTRIAN

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