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overwhelming

[ˌəuvə'welmɪŋ] брит. / амер.

прил.

    1. огромный; несметный

    2. непомерный, крайний, чрезвычайный

  1. подавляющий; превосходящий (по количеству, качеству, влиянию)

  2. неодолимый, непреодолимый

Learning (En-Ru)

overwhelming

[ˌəǔvə'welmɪŋ]

adj

полный, подавляющий

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THE CATASTROPHE WITH Liza and the death of Marya Timofyevna made an overwhelming impression on Shatov.
Катастрофа с Лизой и смерть Марьи Тимофеевны произвели подавляющее впечатление на Шатова.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / The possessedДостоевский, Фёдор / Бесы
Бесы
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1989
The possessed
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
The sponsors hoped that, if it was impossible for the draft resolutions to be adopted by consensus, they would receive an overwhelming majority of votes.
Соавторы резолюции надеются, что в случае невозможности принять предлагаемые проекты консенсусом за них будет подано подавляющее большинство голосов.
© Организация Объединенных Наций, 2010 год
© United Nations 2010
Worker-Bolsheviks indubitably occupied the front ranks in the movement, and here as in the decisive days of February an overwhelming majority of the workers followed them.
Рабочие-большевики, несомненно, занимали в движении первое место. И опять, как в решающие дни Февраля, подавляющее большинство рабочих шло за ними.
Trotsky, Leon / History of the Russian RevolutionТроцкий, Лев / История русской революции
История русской революции
Троцкий, Лев
© Терра-Книжный клуб, 1997
History of the Russian Revolution
Trotsky, Leon
© Translated by Max Eastman
© by the University of Michigan 1932, 1933, 1960, renewed 1961
Like every other worker in topos theory, I owe Bill Lawvere an overwhelming debt in general terms, for his pioneering insights; but I have also benefited at a more personal level from his ideas and conversation.
Как каждый, работающий в теории топосов, я чрезвычайно обязан Биллу Ловеру в общем плане за его проницательность первопроходца, но я также пользовался его идеями и беседами на более личном уровне.
Johnstone, P. T / Topos TheoryДжонстон, П. Т. / Теория топосов
Теория топосов
Джонстон, П. Т.
© 1977 by ACADEMIC PRESS INC. (LONDON) LTD.
© Перевод на русский язык, дополнение. Издательство "Наука". Главная редакция физико-математической литературы, 1986
Topos Theory
Johnstone, P. T
© 1977 by ACADEMIC PRESS INC. (LONDON) LTD.
As the camerlegno ran toward it, Langdon felt a sudden overwhelming exhilaration.
При виде бегущего к вертолету камерария Лэнгдон ощутил необыкновенный подъем духа.
Brown, Dan / Angels and DemonsБраун, Дэн / Ангелы и демоны
Ангелы и демоны
Браун, Дэн
© Dan Brown, 2000
© Перевод. Г.Б. Косов, 2004
© ООО «Издательство ACT», 2005
Angels and Demons
Brown, Dan
© 2000 by Dan Brown
There is overwhelming evidence that the correct and consistent use of latex condoms protects both men and women against HIV.
Получены неопровержимые доказательства того, что правильное и постоянное использование латексных презервативов защищает и мужчин, и женщин от заражения ВИЧ.
© 2001-2006 EurasiaHealth Knowledge Network and American International Health Alliance
I had an overwhelming desire to get out of my room, even into the rain and the sleet.
Мне и без того хотелось вырваться поскорей из квартиры хоть куда-нибудь, хоть на дождь, на слякоть.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / The Insulted and InjuredДостоевский, Фёдор / Униженные и оскорблённые
Униженные и оскорблённые
Достоевский, Фёдор
© "Государственное издательство художественной литературы", 1955
The Insulted and Injured
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
The urge to talk is usually overwhelming.
Обычно арестованных переполняет сильное желание говорить.
Child, Lee / One ShotЧайлд, Ли / Выстрел
Выстрел
Чайлд, Ли
© 2005 by Lee Child
© Перевод. В. Гольдич, И. Оганесова, 2009
© Издание на русском языке. ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", 2009
One Shot
Child, Lee
© 2005 by Lee Child
And the white noise generated by the experts—to say nothing of the pressure exerted by fellow parents—is so overwhelming that they can barely think for themselves.
А весь этот "белый шум", вызываемый экспертами, не говоря уже о давлении, которое оказывают друг на друга сами супруги, просто не дает им сохранять ясность мысли.
Levitt, Steven,Dubner, Stephen / Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of EverythingЛевитт, Стивен,Дабнер, Стивен / Фрикономика. Мнение экономиста-диссидента о неожиданных связях между событиями и явлениями
Фрикономика. Мнение экономиста-диссидента о неожиданных связях между событиями и явлениями
Левитт, Стивен,Дабнер, Стивен
© Издательский дом "Вильямс", 2007
© Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner, 2005
Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything
Levitt, Steven,Dubner, Stephen
© 2005, 2006, 2009 by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
The tiny daily ranges during the last week show that bulls have retreated from the market; resistance to this rally is overwhelming.
Узкие дневные диапазоны на прошлой неделе показывают, что быки ушли с рынка, подъем окончился.
Elder, Alexander / Come into My Trading RoomЭлдер, Александр / Трейдинг с д-ром Элдером: энциклопедия биржевой игры
Трейдинг с д-ром Элдером: энциклопедия биржевой игры
Элдер, Александр
© 2002 by Dr. Alexander Elder
© Издательский дом «Диаграмма», 2003
Come into My Trading Room
Elder, Alexander
© 2002 by Dr. Alexander Elder
By that, as before, the overwhelming volume of money inflow was accounted for CIS countries (more than 90%), where the main number of labor migrants is concentrated.
При этом, как и прежде, подавляющий объем притока денежных средств приходился на страны СНГ (более 90%), где сосредоточено основное количество трудовых мигрантов.
And then hard upon this little rattle of shots and bombs came, all about him, enveloping him, engulfing him, immense and overwhelming, a quivering white blaze of lightning and a thunder-clap that was like the bursting of a world.
Сразу же вслед за треском выстрелов и грохотом бомб прекрасная и грозная, окутавшая его белым, неровным пламенем, в котором потонуло все остальное, вспыхнула молния, и тут грянул страшный гром, подобный взрыву целой вселенной.
Wells, Herbert George / The war in the airУэллс, Герберт / Война в воздухе
Война в воздухе
Уэллс, Герберт
© Издательство "Правда", 1964
The war in the air
Wells, Herbert George
© the Literary Executors of the Estate of H. G. Wells
Further, in many countries, the income gap is widening between urban and rural areas and the rural poor face overwhelming obstacles in breaking the poverty cycle.
Кроме того, во многих странах между городскими и сельскими районами расширяется разрыв в доходах, и сельская беднота сталкивается с непреодолимыми препятствиями в своих попытках разорвать порочный круг нищеты.
© Организация Объединенных Наций, 2010 год
© United Nations 2010
So overwhelming and unexpected was the counterattack that the raiders offered no resistance.
Их контратака была такой неожиданной и подавляющей, что грабители не оказали никакого сопротивления.
Foster, Alan Dean / Sentenced to PrismФостер, Алан Дин / Приговоренный к Призме
Приговоренный к Призме
Фостер, Алан Дин
Sentenced to Prism
Foster, Alan Dean
In reflection of the importance ascribed by the whole of the international community to this issue as well as the international consensus on the issue, the overwhelming majority of Member States voted in support of the resolution.
Подтверждая важное значение, придаваемое всем международным сообществом этому вопросу, а также международный консенсус по этому вопросу, подавляющее большинство государств-членов проголосовали за эту резолюцию.
© Организация Объединенных Наций, 2010 год
© United Nations 2010

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ˌəuvə'welmɪŋAdjectiveогромный; несметныйExamples

overwhelming wealth — несметное богатство
overwhelming happiness — безграничная радость

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  1. 1.

    огромный несмертный

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Collocations

of overwhelming size
подавляющей величины
overwhelming evidence
окончательное доказательство
overwhelming evidence
подавляющее
overwhelming evidence
решающее
overwhelming majority
абсолютное большинство
overwhelming majority
подавляющее
overwhelming majority
подавляющее большинство
overwhelming pressure
сокрушительный натиск
overwhelming sepsis
генерализованный сепсис
overwhelming controls
заорганизованность
overwhelming mass
подавляющее численное превосходство
the overwhelming majority of
преобладающее большинство
be overwhelmed
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Word forms

overwhelm

verb
Basic forms
Pastoverwhelmed
Imperativeoverwhelm
Present Participle (Participle I)overwhelming
Past Participle (Participle II)overwhelmed
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I overwhelmwe overwhelm
you overwhelmyou overwhelm
he/she/it overwhelmsthey overwhelm
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am overwhelmingwe are overwhelming
you are overwhelmingyou are overwhelming
he/she/it is overwhelmingthey are overwhelming
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have overwhelmedwe have overwhelmed
you have overwhelmedyou have overwhelmed
he/she/it has overwhelmedthey have overwhelmed
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been overwhelmingwe have been overwhelming
you have been overwhelmingyou have been overwhelming
he/she/it has been overwhelmingthey have been overwhelming
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I overwhelmedwe overwhelmed
you overwhelmedyou overwhelmed
he/she/it overwhelmedthey overwhelmed
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was overwhelmingwe were overwhelming
you were overwhelmingyou were overwhelming
he/she/it was overwhelmingthey were overwhelming
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had overwhelmedwe had overwhelmed
you had overwhelmedyou had overwhelmed
he/she/it had overwhelmedthey had overwhelmed
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been overwhelmingwe had been overwhelming
you had been overwhelmingyou had been overwhelming
he/she/it had been overwhelmingthey had been overwhelming
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will overwhelmwe shall/will overwhelm
you will overwhelmyou will overwhelm
he/she/it will overwhelmthey will overwhelm
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be overwhelmingwe shall/will be overwhelming
you will be overwhelmingyou will be overwhelming
he/she/it will be overwhelmingthey will be overwhelming
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have overwhelmedwe shall/will have overwhelmed
you will have overwhelmedyou will have overwhelmed
he/she/it will have overwhelmedthey will have overwhelmed
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been overwhelmingwe shall/will have been overwhelming
you will have been overwhelmingyou will have been overwhelming
he/she/it will have been overwhelmingthey will have been overwhelming
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would overwhelmwe should/would overwhelm
you would overwhelmyou would overwhelm
he/she/it would overwhelmthey would overwhelm
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be overwhelmingwe should/would be overwhelming
you would be overwhelmingyou would be overwhelming
he/she/it would be overwhelmingthey would be overwhelming
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have overwhelmedwe should/would have overwhelmed
you would have overwhelmedyou would have overwhelmed
he/she/it would have overwhelmedthey would have overwhelmed
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been overwhelmingwe should/would have been overwhelming
you would have been overwhelmingyou would have been overwhelming
he/she/it would have been overwhelmingthey would have been overwhelming
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am overwhelmedwe are overwhelmed
you are overwhelmedyou are overwhelmed
he/she/it is overwhelmedthey are overwhelmed
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being overwhelmedwe are being overwhelmed
you are being overwhelmedyou are being overwhelmed
he/she/it is being overwhelmedthey are being overwhelmed
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been overwhelmedwe have been overwhelmed
you have been overwhelmedyou have been overwhelmed
he/she/it has been overwhelmedthey have been overwhelmed
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was overwhelmedwe were overwhelmed
you were overwhelmedyou were overwhelmed
he/she/it was overwhelmedthey were overwhelmed
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being overwhelmedwe were being overwhelmed
you were being overwhelmedyou were being overwhelmed
he/she/it was being overwhelmedthey were being overwhelmed
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been overwhelmedwe had been overwhelmed
you had been overwhelmedyou had been overwhelmed
he/she/it had been overwhelmedthey had been overwhelmed
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be overwhelmedwe shall/will be overwhelmed
you will be overwhelmedyou will be overwhelmed
he/she/it will be overwhelmedthey will be overwhelmed
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been overwhelmedwe shall/will have been overwhelmed
you will have been overwhelmedyou will have been overwhelmed
he/she/it will have been overwhelmedthey will have been overwhelmed