What does overpowering mean?

Definitions for overpowering

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word overpowering.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. overpowering, overwhelming(adj)

    so strong as to be irresistible

    "an overpowering need for solitude"; "the temptation to despair may become overwhelming"; "an overwhelming majority"


  1. overpowering(Adjective)

    That overpowers; so strong as to be overwhelming.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overpowering in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overpowering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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