Example sentences for: overpowering

How can you use “overpowering” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Brother is the overpowering gravitational pull of families--even if yours is so sick and infuriating and doomed that you left the country to escape it.

  • Never had the state been so strong, never had people submitted as uncomplainingly, never had the country been more economically equal, never had it been more ethnically homogenous, seldom was its political consensus more overpowering.

  • Even though every square inch is embellished, right down to the tiles underfoot, somehow the hall isn’t overpowering or claustrophobic.

  • However, their cumulative effect tends to be overpowering.

  • Her heart filled with an overpowering love for him, but she was puzzled when he leered, "It matches the silver of the cigar box."

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