Words Like OVERTAKE
We have put together a list of words that are similar to OVERTAKE.
21 Alternative Words Similar to overtake
2 examples of overtake
although out of school for half a year due to illness, the student returned and overtook all the others to finish as valedictorian
their careful marketing plan was overtaken by events
10 definitions of overtake
To come up with in a race, pursuit, progress, or motion
To surpass in production, achievement, etc..
To come upon from behind; to discover; to surprise; to capture; to overcome.
Hence, figuratively, in the past participle (overtaken), drunken.
To frustrate or render impossible or irrelevant; -- used mostly of plans, and commonly in the phrase overtaken by events.
catch up with and possibly overtake
overcome, as with emotions or perceptual stimuli
To catch up with; draw even or level with.
To pass after catching up with.