overtake - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate overtake

overtake is hyphenated as o-ver-take

How to pronounce overtake

overtake is pronounced ´ōʊvər ´tāɪk

Number of syllables in overtake

The number of syllables in overtake is 3

What part of speech in overtake?

overtake can be a transitive verb or a verb participle

How common in the word overtake?

overtake is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does overtake convey?

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Words with similar spelling to overtake


List of anagrams of overtake


Common Verb Collocations of overtake

attempt, be, begin, bring, can, catch, come, divide, do, expect, follow, go, have, hope, impede, make, may, might, outstrip, pass, pursue, reach, retreat, say, shall, should, surpass, try, wait, will

Common Conjunction Collocations of overtake

and, but, either, nor, or