Definitions For Overcome


  • Overcome, usually through no fault or weakness of the person that is overcome
  • Win a victory over
  • Get on top of; deal with successfully
  • Overcome, as with emotions or perceptual stimuli
  • To defeat (someone or something)
  • To successfully deal with or gain control of (something difficult)
  • To affect (someone) very strongly or severely

Is Overcomes a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Overcome is worth 16 points in Scrabble and 19 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Overcome in a Sentence

  • After a tough battle, they overcame the enemy.
  • A story about overcoming adversity
  • She overcame a leg injury and is back running again.

Synonyms for Overcome

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