Sentence Examples


  • Sadness threatened to overwhelm him.
  • All the forces against which he had been struggling united to overwhelm him.
  • More than anything she feared lest the confusion she felt might overwhelm her and betray her as soon as she saw him.
  • Eventually, he reasoned, the hungry hoards would overwhelm the beleaguered food supply.
  • The Percies were to rise in arms, and meeting Owen at Shrewsbury, overwhelm the prince before help could arrive.