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How to sign: win a victory over
"You must overcome all difficulties"; "defeat your enemies"; "He overcame his shyness"; "She conquered here fear of mice"; "He overcame his infirmity"; "Her anger got the better of her and she blew up";

Defeat in ASL Watch how to sign Defeat in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: get the better of, defeat

Within this category: beat, conquer, demolish, down, get the best, lurch, nose, overcome, overrun, rout, survive, upset, wallop


How to sign: rendered powerless especially by an excessive amount or profusion of something
"a desk flooded with applications"; "felt inundated with work"; "too much overcome to notice"; "a man engulfed by fear"; "swamped by work";

overwhelmed in ASL Watch how to sign overwhelmed in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: inundated, overpowered, overwhelmed, engulfed, flooded, swamped


How to sign: get on top of; deal with successfully
"He overcame his shyness";

surmount in ASL Watch how to sign surmount in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: surmount, master, get over, subdue

Categories: defeat, get the better of, overcome

Within this category: bulldog

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