Overwhelming meaning

ōvər-wĕlmĭng, -hwĕl-
The definition of overwhelming is something that is overpowering, great in amount or strength.

When you have way too much homework to ever do, this is an example of a time when you have an overwhelming amount of work.

When you are feeling a strong amount of sadness, this is an example of overwhelming sadness.

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Overpowering in effect or strength.

Overwhelming joy; an overwhelming majority.

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Present participle of to overwhelm.
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Very great or intense.
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