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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: overtook(0.01021 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to overtook.
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: catch up with and possibly overtake; “The Rolls Royce caught
us near the exit ramp” [syn: catch, catch up with]
2: travel past; “The sports car passed all the trucks” [syn: pass,
3: overcome, as with emotions or perceptual stimuli [syn: overwhelm,
overpower, sweep over, whelm, overcome]
[also: overtook, overtaken]
See overtake English → English (gcide)
Overtake \O`ver*take"\, v. t. [imp. Overtook; p. p.
Overtaken; p. pr. & vb. n. Overtaking.]
1. To come up with in a race, pursuit, progress, or motion;
also, to catch up with and move ahead of.
[1913 Webster +PJC]
Follow after the men; and when thou dost overtake
them, say . . . Wherefore have ye rewarded evil for
good. --Gen. xliv.
He had him overtaken in his flight. --Spenser.
2. Hence: To surpass in production, achievement, etc.; as,
although out of school for half a year due to illness, the
student returned and overtook all the others to finish as
3. To come upon from behind; to discover; to surprise; to
capture; to overcome.
If a man be overtaken in a fault. --Gal. vi. 1
I shall see
The winged vengeance overtake such children. --Shak.
4. Hence, figuratively, in the past participle (overtaken),
drunken. [Obs.] --Holland.
5. To frustrate or render impossible or irrelevant; -- used
mostly of plans, and commonly in the phrase overtaken by
events; as, their careful marketing plan was overtaken by