Thesaurus / overwhelmed
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When temperatures rise, however, the vibrio begins reproducing rapidly, overwhelming the protective commensals.
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When this lands as a standard feature down the line, it will likely appeal to real-estate photographers and others who shoot in a mixture of indoor and outdoor settings where contrast can overwhelm a camera’s dynamic range.
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One example of an immediate problem Meyerriecks says the agency faces is being overwhelmed by the amount of data it collects.
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He was sheriff of Paris, 1770, and employed his leisure in objects of benevolence, till the revolution overwhelmed him.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
The door was open, and the woman and the child stood dumbfounded and overwhelmed in a scene of incredible desolation.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
Mrs. Ducksmith, who had sat with overwhelmed head in her hands, started bolt upright, and looked at him like one thunderstruck.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
He didn't understand her but the thrill of what was to come overwhelmed him, and in the next instant he held her in his arms.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
A sharp fight ensued, but the Americans, overwhelmed by the mass, had to retreat to Narvican.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
WORDS RELATED TO OVERWHELMED
- carried away
- caught up in
- hung up
- wrapped up
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