Definition of 'overwhelmed'
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Those who feel overwhelmed are more likely to react to the situation as a threat. Times, Sunday Times (2014)How much time will you be able to give to your plants without feeling overwhelmed or resentful? Times, Sunday Times (2009)Are you facing things that make you feel afraid and overwhelmed? Christianity Today (2000)Doctors feel overwhelmed and unsure how to answer questions from patients who may know more than they do. THE STRATEGY MACHINE (2002)But you have a tendency to feel overwhelmed and the soft texture of the toast helps you feel comforted. The Sun (2016)They can offer you the space to think through the new challenges in your life and suggest how to feel less overwhelmed. Times, Sunday Times (2014)If you meet too frequently, you get completely overwhelmed. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He can't take a punch and when he gets overwhelmed he tends to panic too much. The Sun (2013)Your boyfriend is feeling overwhelmed but ignoring the problem just adds to the stress he's under. The Sun (2016)In the music game it's easy to feel overwhelmed and lose yourself. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They do not feel overwhelmed or supremely anxious, because they feel in charge of this changing process. 50 Ways to Become a Self-Confident Woman (1989)I have to admit to feeling overwhelmed by the amount of content. Times, Sunday Times (2010)That put him under scrutiny here and he sometimes looked a little overwhelmed by it, drifting out of the conversation for long periods. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Stage 2. We were a little overwhelmed so ran down to the courthouse and got married! The Sun (2012)A converted volleyball court serves as the main receiving centre for the wounded and with today's fighting it has become overwhelmed. Times, Sunday Times (2008)While new ideas provide intellectual nutrition, you sometimes get mentally overwhelmed, and rely on a stable life to provide structure. Times, Sunday Times (2006)I think it's very helpful; sometimes people become overwhelmed and just need to talk. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I am trying to shake off my anxiety but I just get overwhelmed. The Sun (2012)
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