French translation of 'overcame'
past tense of verb
- of overcome
Example Sentences Including 'overcame'
Lack of sleep as much as anything overcame me with numbing fatigue.BETTER THAN THIS (2002)
He overcame the delicate problem by discussing it purely in terms of personalities.Left, Right and Centre
In the early hours of the morning, exhaustion and the drink overcame her.The Ambassador's Women
Trends of 'overcame'
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- [problem, fear, difficulties, obstacle]
venir à bout de
to be overcome by emotion
être submergé par l'émotion
⇒ I was overcome by a sense of failure.
Un sentiment d'échec s'empara de moi.
to be overcome by fumes
être asphyxié par des émanations toxiques
bouleversé(e)overcome with grief
accablé(e) de douleur
Example Sentences Including 'overcome'
You shoot me, he's overcome with grief, you step in to console him.CHAMELEON (2002)
He looked at her, then kissed her, overcome with tenderness.AMAGANSETT (2004)
It took Man a long time, over an hour, to overcome the thief-catcher's objections.Man's Loving Family
Translation of overcame from the Collins English to French Dictionary