Overcome - Crossword Clue

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BEAT
BEST
RISEABOVE
SURMOUNT
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BEAT
  1. strike (a part of one's own body) repeatedly, as in great emotion or in accompaniment to music; "beat one's breast"; "beat one's foot rhythmically"
  2. stir vigorously; "beat the egg whites"; "beat the cream"
  3. the act of beating to windward; sailing as close as possible to the direction from which the wind is blowing
  4. shape by beating; "beat swords into ploughshares"
  5. a stroke or blow; "the signal was two beats on the steam pipe"
  6. produce a rhythm by striking repeatedly; "beat the drum"
  7. a regular rate of repetition; "the cox raised the beat"
  8. make by pounding or trampling; "beat a path through the forest"
  9. the basic rhythmic unit in a piece of music; "the piece has a fast rhythm"; "the conductor set the beat"
  10. move with or as if with a regular alternating motion; "the city pulsated with music and excitement"
  11. (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse
  12. move rhythmically; "Her heart wa
BEST
  1. the supreme effort one can make; "they did their best"
  2. in excellent physical condition;
  3. to a suitable or appropriate extent or degree; "the project was well underway"; "the fetus has well developed organs"; "his father was well pleased with his grades"
  4. the person who is most outstanding or excellent; someone who tops all others; "he could beat the best of them"
  5. appealing to the mind;
  6. get the better of; "the goal was to best the competition"
  7. in financial comfort; "They live well"; "she has been able to live comfortably since her husband died"
  8. Canadian physiologist (born in the United States) who assisted F. G. Banting in research leading to the discovery of insulin (1899-1978)
  9. agreeable or pleasing;
  10. in a manner affording benefit or advantage; "she married well"; "The children were settled advantageously in Seattle"
  11. (comparative and superlative of `well') wiser or more advantageous and hence
RISEABOVE
SURMOUNT
  1. be or do something to a greater degree;
  2. get on top of; deal with successfully; "He overcame his shyness"
  3. reach the highest point of; "We scaled the Mont Blanc"
  4. be on top of; "The scarf surmounted the gown"
Clue Database Last Updated: 20/04/2018 9:00am

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