Example sentences for: overwhelmed

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

  • "Offering controversial advice to overwhelmed teachers, the NRA unveiled a new motto: 'It's not a setback, it's an opportunity.

  • Born in 1929 in Tokyo, as a child Kusama suffered from hallucinations that she was being overwhelmed by proliferating dots and nets.

  • This time the Balinese were overwhelmed and thousands were killed, some in a suicidal march towards enemy guns, a ritual death in battle known in the Balinese language as puputan.

  • Child-protective agencies are already overwhelmed investigating about 2 million reports a year, two-thirds of which are dismissed as unfounded or inappropriate.

  • Its crimes were on a scale approaching acts of war, but they were committed by a loose, far-flung, nebulous conspiracy with no territories or citizens or assets that could be readily threatened, overwhelmed, or destroyed.

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