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overpowering

[oh-ver-pou-er-ing] /ˌoʊ vərˈpaʊ ər ɪŋ/
adjective
1.
that overpowers; overwhelming:
an overpowering conviction of the truth.
Origin
1690-1700
1690-1700; overpower + -ing2
Related forms
overpoweringly, adverb
overpoweringness, noun
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overpowering

/ˌəʊvəˈpaʊərɪŋ/
adjective
1.
so strong or intense as to be unbearable
2.
so powerful as to crush or conquer
Derived Forms
overpoweringly, adverb
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