Adjective "Overpowering" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ˌəʊvəˈpaʊərɪŋ/

Definitions and examples

adjective

Extremely strong or intense; overwhelming.
  1. 'Being left to guard such bounty can be an overpowering temptation.'
  2. 'An overpowering sense of disconnection is taking me over.'
  3. 'The dialogue is strong and the music not overpowering.'
  4. 'But the sadness was overpowering at times.'
  5. 'I can still recall the overpowering smell from all those leaves.'
  6. 'These overpowering urges are ruining my weight-loss efforts!'
  7. 'The lack of an overpowering pitch will cost him.'
  8. 'It may be loud and overpowering, but at least it sounds good.'
  9. 'The characteristic and distinctive sights, sounds and smells were overpowering.'
  10. 'The guy was dynamic, overpowering.'

Definitions

1. that overpowers; overwhelming: an overpowering conviction of the truth.

More examples(as adjective)

"smells can be overpowering."

"senses can be overpowering."

"people can be overpowering."

"stenchs can be overpowering."

"strengths can be overpowering."

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