Sinônimos de overrun
to conquer (territory) rapidly by force of numbersA group of rebels overran the port.A military group overran them and took four of them off.
The infantry's aim was to slow attacking forces.
They would be compelled to assault the capital from the south.
Alexandretta had been occupied by the French in 1918.
8th century Vikings set off to raid the coasts of Europe.
invade, , , ,
In 1944 the allies invaded the Italian mainland.
He was assailed by a young man.
run riot over
to spread over (a place) rapidlyThe flower beds were overrun with weeds.
The small Pacific island could be overwhelmed by rising sea levels.
We swamp them with praise, make them think that they are important.
The river has overflowed its banks in several places.
Crime and drugs are infesting the inner cities.
Her office was inundated with requests for tickets.
spread like wildfire,
to extend or run beyond a set limitCosts overran the budget by about 30%.
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in the sense of assail
to attack violentlyHe was assailed by a young man.
in the sense of assault
to attack violentlyThey would be compelled to assault the capital from the south.
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