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.