French translation of 'overrun'
Word forms: past tense overran, past participle overrun
- [country, city, area]
envahirto be overrun by sb [rebels, mob]
être envahi par qn
- [time limit]
to be overrun by sth [mice, rats]
être envahi par qch
⇒ The city is not overrun by tourists.
La ville n'est pas envahie par les touristes.to be overrun with sth [mice, rats]
être infesté de qch
- [event, meeting]
dépasser le temps impartito overrun by 10 minutes
dépasser le temps imparti de 10 minutes
Example Sentences Including 'overrun'
The Rohirrim were defeated and their land was overrun ; and those who were not slain or enslaved fled to the dales of the mountains.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
`I'm afraid if the story leaks out, we'll be overrun with gold seekers!The Secret of the Forgotten City
Otherwise we'd all be overrun with the icky little beasties.I.O.U. - Someone Has to Pay
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Translation of overrun from the Collins English to French Dictionary