Translation of "overrun" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb uk us /ˌəʊvəˈrʌn/ (present participle overrunning, past tense overran, past participle overrun)
FILL [ T ]

If something unpleasant overruns a place, it fills it in large numbers.

istila etmek, ele geçirmek, kaplamak, sarmak
[ often passive ] The house was overrun by rats.
Troops overran the city.

to continue for a longer time than planned

süresini aşmak, süresi geçmek
Sorry I'm late, but the meeting overran by 20 minutes.

(Translation of “overrun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)