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1. overtake  (verb) 
catch up with and possibly overtake; "The Rolls Royce caught us near the exit ramp"

  Also known as: catch, catch up with

    compete     vie     contend

  Verb Group:

2. overtake  (verb) 
overcome, as with emotions or perceptual stimuli

  More Specific:
devastate - overwhelm or overpower
seize / clutch / get hold of - affect
kill - overwhelm with hilarity, pleasure, or admiration
benight - overtake with darkness or night
knock out - overwhelm with admiration
stagger - astound or overwhelm, as with shock
lock - hold fast (in a certain state)

  More Generic:
    arouse     elicit     enkindle     kindle     evoke     fire     raise     provoke

3. overtake  (verb) 
travel past; "The sports car passed all the trucks"

  Also known as: pass, overhaul

  More Specific:
get by - pass or move in front of
clear / top - pass by, over, or under without making contact

  More Generic:
    advance     progress     pass on     move on     march on     go on


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