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Overcome (cf. O'ercome) 1) to come or pass over: “can such things be and o. us like a summer's cloud,” Mcb. III, 4, 111.
2) to overpower, to conquer: Ven. 891. Ven. 891 LLL IV, 1, 74. As II, 3, 7. H4B V, 4, 27. H6B II, 3, 100. H6C I, 1, 187. Tim. III, 5, 71. Caes. III, 2, 177. V, 5, 56. Hml. II, 2, 72. V, 1, 156 (Ff o'ercame).
3) intr. to be victorious: LLL IV, 1, 70. LLL IV, 1, 70 LLL IV, 1, 70 As V, 2, 35. H4B IV, 3, 46. H6A I, 1, 107. Cymb. III, 1, 24. Per. I, 4, 70.
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