Word of the Day – Nov. 8 – Overwhelm

Filed under: Dee Dee |

Verb: Overwhelm (oh-ver-WELM)


1. Upset, overthrow.

2. a: To cover over completely or submerge.

b: To overcome by superior force or numbers.

c. To overpower in thought or feeling.

Sample sentence: The flurry of term papers and exams during the final weeks of the semester can overwhelm some students.

Share Sunny 101.9 WKQS Content with World!
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Tumblr
  • Reddit
  • Google Bookmarks
  • Add to favorites
  • Print
  • PDF
  • StumbleUpon
  • Digg
  • del.icio.us
  • Yahoo! Buzz
  • BarraPunto
  • Bitacoras.com
  • LinkedIn
  • Live
  • RSS
  • Slashdot
  • Mixx
  • Fark
  • MySpace



Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>