overbear overbear

Definition(s):

  1. (v) overcome
  2. (v) bear too much
  3. (v) contract the abdominal muscles during childbirth to ease delivery

Usage(s):

  1. Like the book, it is too slick: the color work, for instance, is lovely, but at times Director King lets scenery overbear significance.
  2. But just because Karl Malden won't be brought to overbear on this doesn't mean Amex considers it unimportant.
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nebulous nebulous
/ˈnɛb jə ləs /