Bedeutung von “overtake” im Essential English Dictionary

overtake

verb uk /ˌəʊvəˈteɪk/ overtaking, overtook, overtaken

to become greater in amount or importance than something else:

Will electronic books overtake printed books?

mainly UK to go past a car or person that is going in the same direction:

Never overtake on a bend.

(Definition von “overtake” aus dem Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)