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overwhelming 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Adjective
/ˌōvərˈ(h)welmiNG/,
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Very great in amount,
  1. Very great in amount
    • - he was elected president by an overwhelming majority
  2. (esp. of an emotion) Very strong
    • - an overwhelming feeling of gratitude

  1. overpowering: so strong as to be irresistible; "an overpowering need for solitude"; "the temptation to despair may become overwhelming"; "an overwhelming majority"
  2. consuming: very intense; "politics is his consuming passion"; "overwhelming joy"
  3. (overwhelmingly) incapable of being resisted; "the candy looked overwhelmingly desirable to the dieting man"
  4. Overwhelmed is the fourth album in the Worship series of Christian Contemporary music by Hillsong Church.
  5. (Overwhelmed) feeling as though there is too much to do or remember
  6. (Overwhelmed) Capsized or foundered.
  7. difficult to fight against. Very great or very large.