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Translation of overcome in German:

transitive verb

forms as come 1
  • 2in p.p. (exhausted, affected)he was overcome by grief/with emotion
    Kummer/Rührung übermannte od. überwältigte ihn
    she was overcome by fear/shyness
    Angst/Schüchternheit überkam od. überwältigte sie
    they were too overcome with fatigue
    sie waren zu müde
    overcome with loneliness
    von Einsamkeit übermannt
    they were overcome with remorse
    Reue befiel sie
    I'm quite overcome
    ich bin ganz überwältigt

intransitive verb

forms as come 1
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