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overcome
British English: /əʊvəˈkʌm/
American English: /ˌoʊvərˈkəm/

Translation of overcome in French:

transitive verb prét -came pp -come

  • 2 (overwhelm) See examples: to be overcome by smoke
    être suffoqué par la fumée
    to be overcome by ou with jealousy/despair
    succomber à la jalousie/au désespoir
    overcome by fear tiredness overcame them
    la fatigue a eu raison d'eux
    I was overcome when I heard the news
    la nouvelle m'a terrassé

intransitive verb

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