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overrun

Translation of overrun in German:

transitive verb

forms as run 3
  • 1be overrun with
    überlaufen sein von
    (Touristen)
    überwuchert sein von
    (Unkraut)
    wimmeln von
    (Mäusen, Schädlingen)
  • 2 (Military)
    einfallen in
    + Akk. (Land)
    (Stellungen)
  • 3 (exceed) See examples:overrun its allotted time (Programm, Treffen, Diskussion)
    länger als vorgesehen dauern
    overrun [one's time] (Dozent, Redner) abs. the programme overran by five minutes
    die vorgesehene Sendezeit wurde um fünf Minuten überzogen

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