Bedeutung von “overtake” — Learner’s Dictionary

overtake

verb us uk /ˌəʊvəˈteɪk/ past tense overtook, past participle overtaken
MORE SUCCESSFUL [ T ]

to become more successful than someone or something else:

Tobacco has overtaken coffee to become the country's leading export.
GO PAST [ I, T ]

B2 to go past a vehicle or person that is going in the same direction:

It's dangerous to overtake on a bend.

(Definition von “overtake” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)