Definition of 'overtaking'
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Like overtaking the car in front of him now, uncertain what lay beyond. DREAMS OF INNOCENCEThe only problem, of course, was whether we would be lucky enough to have a fairly slow vessel overtaking us at the right time. HIGH STANDHe drove badly for the first few miles, overtaking on blind bends and revving the engine to a scream. GRACE
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Used Occasionally. overtaking is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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