overtake

Definitions of overtake
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v catch up with and possibly overtake

Synonyms:
catch, catch up with
catch
reach in time

v travel past

Synonyms:
overhaul, pass
Types:
get by
pass or move in front of
clear, top
pass by, over, or under without making contact
hop
jump across
Type of:
advance, go on, march on, move on, pass on, progress
move forward, also in the metaphorical sense

v overcome, as with emotions or perceptual stimuli

Synonyms:
overcome, overpower, overwhelm, sweep over, whelm
Types:
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devastate
overwhelm or overpower
clutch, get hold of, seize
affect
kill
overwhelm with hilarity, pleasure, or admiration
benight
overtake with darkness or night
knock out
overwhelm with admiration
stagger
astound or overwhelm, as with shock
lock
hold fast (in a certain state)
Type of:
arouse, elicit, enkindle, evoke, fire, kindle, provoke, raise
call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)

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