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English definition of “overpowering”


adjective     /ˌəʊ.vəˈpaʊə.rɪŋ/ US  /ˌoʊ.vɚˈpaʊɚ.ɪŋ/
too strong : Firefighters were driven back by the overpowering heat of the flames . There's an overpowering smell of garlic in the kitchen . He's suffering from overpowering feelings of guilt .Physically strong and powerful
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