[oh-ver-mas-ter, -mah-ster] /ˌoʊ vərˈmæs tər, -ˈmɑ stər/
verb (used with object)
to gain mastery over; conquer; overpower:
The sudden impulse had quite overmastered me.
(transitive) to overpower
mid-14c., from over- + master (v.). Related: Overmastered; overmastering.
[oh-ver-mach] /ˌoʊ vərˈmætʃ/ verb (used with object) 1. to be more than a match for; surpass; defeat: an assignment that clearly overmatched his abilities; an able task force that overmatched the enemy fleet. 2. to match (a competitor) against another of superior strength, ability, or the like. verb (transitive) (ˌəʊvəˈmætʃ) 1. to be more than […]
[oh-ver-mat-er] /ˈoʊ vərˌmæt ər/ noun, Printing. 1. (def 6). /ˈəʊvəˌmætə/ noun 1. (printing) type that has been set but cannot be used for printing owing to lack of space Also called overset
[muh-too r, -tyoo r, -choo r, -chur] /məˈtʊər, -ˈtyʊər, -ˈtʃʊər, -ˈtʃɜr/ adjective, maturer, maturest. 1. complete in natural growth or development, as plant and animal forms: a mature rose bush. 2. ripe, as fruit, or fully aged, as cheese or wine. 3. fully developed in body or mind, as a person: She was a mature […]
[oh-ver-mezh-er] /ˈoʊ vərˌmɛʒ ər/ noun 1. an excessive or surplus or amount: an overmeasure of exuberance.