HyperDic: overpowering

English > 1 sense of the word overpowering:
ADJECTIVEalloverpowering, overwhelmingso strong as to be irresistible
overpowering > pronunciation
Soundsow'verpaw'rihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > overpowering: 1 sense > adjective 1
MeaningSo strong as to be irresistible.
Example"an overpowering need for solitude"
Synonymoverwhelming
Broaderirresistible, resistlessimpossible to resist
Spanishabrumador, incontenible, irreprimible, irresistible, penetrante
Catalanincontenible, irreprimible, irresistible, penetrant, punyent
Adverbsoverpoweringlyincapable of being resisted

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