Bedeutung von "overtake" Essential English Dictionary


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" von Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)