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adjective American English pronunciation: overwhelming /ˌoʊvərˈwelmɪŋ/ American English pronunciation: overwhelming /ˌoʊvərˈhwelmɪŋ/

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  1. 1
    much larger, stronger, more important, etc. than anything else in a situation
    overwhelming majority:

    An overwhelming majority voted against his proposal.

    overwhelming odds:

    The odds against them winning seemed overwhelming.

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