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overwhelm

see definition of overwhelm
  • verbflood, beat physically
  • verbastonish, devastate
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Synonyms for overwhelm

verb flood, beat physically
  • crush
  • defeat
  • deluge
  • destroy
  • engulf
  • inundate
  • overcome
  • overpower
  • overrun
  • rout
  • submerge
  • swamp
  • bury
  • conquer
  • drown
  • drub
  • massacre
  • overflow
  • overthrow
  • smother
  • thrash
  • total
  • whip
  • win

Antonyms for overwhelm

  • encourage
  • inspirit
  • lose
  • surrender
  • underwhelm
  • yield
  • fail
  • forfeit
  • uncover
  • not impress
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to overwhelm

astonish

verb. surprise
  • amaze
  • astound
  • bewilder
  • blow away
  • blow one's mind
  • boggle
  • bowl over
  • confound
  • daze
  • dumbfound
  • flabbergast
  • floor
  • knock over
  • overwhelm
  • put one away
  • shock
  • spring on
  • stagger
  • startle
  • stun
  • stupefy
  • take aback
  • throw a curve

astonished

verb. surprise

astonishes

verb. surprise

astound

verb. amaze

astounded

verb. amaze

astounds

verb. amaze
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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