[oh-ver-pou-er-ing] /ˌoʊ vərˈpaʊ ər ɪŋ/
that ; overwhelming:
an overpowering conviction of the truth.
[oh-ver-pou-er] /ˌoʊ vərˈpaʊ ər/
verb (used with object)
to overcome, master, or subdue by superior force:
to overpower a maniac.
to overcome or overwhelm in feeling; affect or impress excessively:
overpowered with confusion and desire.
to gain mastery over the bodily or mental faculties of:
a strong drink that quickly overpowered him.
to furnish or equip with excessive :
a giant motor that overpowered the pump.
so strong or intense as to be unbearable
so powerful as to crush or conquer
to conquer or subdue by superior force
to have such a strong effect on as to make helpless or ineffective
to supply with more power than necessary
“to overcome with superior power,” 1590s, from over- + power (v.). Related: Overpowered; overpowering.
[oh-ver-preyz] /ˈoʊ vərˈpreɪz/ verb (used with object), overpraised, overpraising. 1. to praise excessively or unduly. noun 2. excessive or undeserved praise.
[pri-sahys] /prɪˈsaɪs/ adjective 1. definitely or strictly stated, defined, or fixed: precise directions. 2. being exactly that and neither more nor less: a precise temperature; a precise amount. 3. being just that and no other: the precise dress she had wanted. 4. definite or exact in statement, as a person. 5. carefully distinct: precise articulation. […]
[pri-sizh-uh n] /prɪˈsɪʒ ən/ noun 1. the state or quality of being . 2. accuracy; exactness: to arrive at an estimate with precision. 3. mechanical or scientific exactness: a lens ground with precision. 4. punctiliousness; strictness: precision in one’s business dealings. 5. Mathematics. the degree to which the correctness of a quantity is expressed. Compare […]
[pri-skrahyb] /prɪˈskraɪb/ verb (used with object), prescribed, prescribing. 1. to lay down, in writing or otherwise, as a rule or a course of action to be followed; appoint, ordain, or enjoin. 2. Medicine/Medical. to designate or order the use of (a medicine, remedy, treatment, etc.). verb (used without object), prescribed, prescribing. 3. to lay down […]