French translation of 'overtook'
- see overtake
Example Sentences Including 'overtook'
The tragedy which overtook him wasn't something that can be inherited.Absolute Truths
The clutter of towns and the populated lowland fell behind, and a feeling of space overtook them.LOST SUMMER (2002)
At last the quick anger which overtook Paula started to crowd out the horror.The Quest for K
Trends of 'overtook'
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- [change, event]
⇒ all the changes that have overtaken Shetland recently
tous les changements qui se sont abattus sur les Shetland récemment
- [car, driver]
Example Sentences Including 'overtake'
He had an overtake of roughly twenty-five knots, had to close an eighteen mile gap.Cormorant
How that is to be done cannot be guessed, but first we must overtake them.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
But traffic was streaming towards them on the left and it was impossible to overtake the coach.Prosecutor
Translation of overtook from the Collins English to French Dictionary