overtook - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate overtook

overtook is hyphenated as o-ver-took

How to pronounce overtook

overtook is pronounced ´ōʊvər ´tʊk

Number of syllables in overtook

The number of syllables in overtook is 3

What part of speech in overtook?

overtook is a verb participle

How common in the word overtook?

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

What sentiment does overtook convey?

not ranked

Words with similar spelling to overtook

overbook, overcook, overlook

Common Verb Collocations of overtook

arrest, ask, attack, be, become, bring, can, capture, delay, encamp, fall, get, give, go, have, kill, lash, lie, make, meet, mount, pass, reach, ride, say, seize, sleep, stop, tell, will

Common Conjunction Collocations of overtook

and, but, or, yet