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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishoverbearo‧ver‧bear /ˌəʊvəˈbeə $ ˌoʊvərˈber/ verb (past tense overbore /-ˈbɔː $ -ˈbɔːr/, past participle overborne /-ˈbɔːn $ -ˈbɔːrn/) [transitive]  BEAT/DEFEATto defeat someone or something She is independent-minded enough not to be easily overborne by her husband. Grammar Overbear is usually passive.→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
overbearIn argument he never tried to overbear or overwhelm the opponent by intellectual bludgeoning.
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Verb table
Simple Form
I, you, we, theyoverbear
he, she, itoverbears
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I, you, he, she, it, we, theyoverbore
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave overborne
he, she, ithas overborne
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad overborne
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill overbear
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have overborne
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