动词过去式:overpowered 过去分词:overpowered 现在分词:overpowering 第三人称单数:overpowers
v [Tn] be too strong or powerful for (sb); defeat (sb) by greater strength or numbers 强得使（某人）承受不住; 以力量或数量胜（某人）
*The burglars were easily overpowered by the police. 警方轻而易举制服了窃贼.
* He was overpowered by the heat. 他热得受不了了.
to take control of someone physically because you are stronger
The security guards soon overpowered the man.
if a smell, taste, or emotion overpowers you, it affects you very strongly
Her scent overpowered his senses.
She was overpowered by grief.
1. WHO is certain that, together, we will triumph over AIDS rather than allow the disease and the fears, worries, and prejudices(偏见) which go with it to overpower us. 世界卫生组织相信，只要联合起来，我们就会战胜艾滋病，而不会让艾滋病，以及随之而来的恐惧、忧虑和偏见把我们压倒。