HyperDic: overbear

English > 3 senses of the word overbear:
VERBstativeoverbearovercome
creationoverbearbear too much
contactoverbear, bear downcontract the abdominal muscles during childbirth to ease delivery
English > overbear: 3 senses > verb 1, stative
MeaningOvercome.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
Example"overbear criticism, protest, or arguments"
BroaderdominateBe in control
Spanishsuperar
English > overbear: 3 senses > verb 2, creation
Meaningbear too much.
PatternSomething ----s something
Broaderbear, turn outbring forth, "The apple tree bore delicious apples this year"
English > overbear: 3 senses > verb 3, contact
Meaningcontract the abdominal muscles during childbirth to ease delivery.
PatternSomebody ----s
Synonymbear down
Broadercompress, constrict, squeeze, compact, contract, presssqueeze or press together
Spanishpujar, subyugar

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