Sentence Examples

  • That was the overpowering emotion that had come to rule poor Annie's life.
  • The scent of pine trees disappeared, replaced by the overpowering smell of cleaning solution.
  • The now overpowering strength of the British fleet enabled it to occupy the Chesapeake and to execute innumerable attacks of a destructive character on docks and harbours.
  • But his conquests met with a sudden and overpowering check at the hands of Timur (Tamerlane).
  • But it was not till the third journey that the new interest became an overpowering passion, and the " philosopher " was on his way home before he had advanced so far as to conceive the scheme of a system of thought to the elaboration of which his life should henceforth be devoted.

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