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English verb: overmaster

1. overmaster (competition) overcome by superior force


ExamplesThe fighter managed to overmaster his opponent


Synonymsoverpower, overwhelm


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)beat, beat out, crush, shell, trounce, vanquish


Narrower (hyponym)steamroll, steamroller









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