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o·ver·match

 (ō′vər-măch′)
tr.v. o·ver·matched, o·ver·match·ing, o·ver·match·es
1. To be more than a match for; exceed or defeat.
2. To match with a superior opponent.
n. (ō′vər-măch′)
A contest in which one opponent is distinctly superior.

overmatch

vb (tr)
1. to be more than a match for
2. (General Sporting Terms) to match with a superior opponent
n
3. a person superior in ability
4. (General Sporting Terms) a match in which one contestant is superior

o•ver•match

(ˌoʊ vərˈmætʃ)

v.t.
1. to be more than a match for; surpass; defeat.
2. to match against a superior opponent or competitor.
[1300–50; Middle English overmacchen]

overmatch


Past participle: overmatched
Gerund: overmatching

Imperative
overmatch
overmatch
Present
I overmatch
you overmatch
he/she/it overmatches
we overmatch
you overmatch
they overmatch
Preterite
I overmatched
you overmatched
he/she/it overmatched
we overmatched
you overmatched
they overmatched
Present Continuous
I am overmatching
you are overmatching
he/she/it is overmatching
we are overmatching
you are overmatching
they are overmatching
Present Perfect
I have overmatched
you have overmatched
he/she/it has overmatched
we have overmatched
you have overmatched
they have overmatched
Past Continuous
I was overmatching
you were overmatching
he/she/it was overmatching
we were overmatching
you were overmatching
they were overmatching
Past Perfect
I had overmatched
you had overmatched
he/she/it had overmatched
we had overmatched
you had overmatched
they had overmatched
Future
I will overmatch
you will overmatch
he/she/it will overmatch
we will overmatch
you will overmatch
they will overmatch
Future Perfect
I will have overmatched
you will have overmatched
he/she/it will have overmatched
we will have overmatched
you will have overmatched
they will have overmatched
Future Continuous
I will be overmatching
you will be overmatching
he/she/it will be overmatching
we will be overmatching
you will be overmatching
they will be overmatching
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been overmatching
you have been overmatching
he/she/it has been overmatching
we have been overmatching
you have been overmatching
they have been overmatching
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been overmatching
you will have been overmatching
he/she/it will have been overmatching
we will have been overmatching
you will have been overmatching
they will have been overmatching
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been overmatching
you had been overmatching
he/she/it had been overmatching
we had been overmatching
you had been overmatching
they had been overmatching
Conditional
I would overmatch
you would overmatch
he/she/it would overmatch
we would overmatch
you would overmatch
they would overmatch
Past Conditional
I would have overmatched
you would have overmatched
he/she/it would have overmatched
we would have overmatched
you would have overmatched
they would have overmatched
Translations
References in classic literature ?
Your only mistake seems to be that you are too thick-headed to know when you are overmatched.
He was younger than me, but he'd got craft, and he'd got learning, and he overmatched me five hundred times told and no mercy.
I summon all Rather to be in readiness with hand Or counsel to assist, lest I, who erst Thought none my equal, now be overmatched.
And who knows but that even this prodigious race of mortals might be equally overmatched in some distant part of the world, whereof we have yet no discovery.
The number of whites and their Indian allies had by this time so much increased by arrivals from the rendezvous, that the Blackfeet were completely overmatched.
Heavyweight icon Rocky Marciano was once the owner of the sport's best record at 49-0, a feat Mayweather replicated in 2015 when he defeated an overmatched Andre Berto in lopsided fashion.
A bona fide American hero, he commanded the American-led forces that shredded overmatched Iraqi forces in the 1991 Persian Gulf War and became the nation's most acclaimed military figure since World War II-era Gens.
Even the most ghoulish among us will take little delight in seeing a vastly overmatched opponent systematically getting his clock cleaned.
Actually our hero, Stanley Pilgrim, seems pretty overmatched so far.
The results of this study may surprise people because at first glance, respondents often look and feel very overmatched when facing NASD," notes Sutherland associate Cannon.
In other games, San Miguel Beer made light work of overmatched GlobalPort, 90-27, while Batang Mahindra was a walkover winner over NLEX.
Despite upsetting his wide receiver James Antaplyan, Robert Linda had a pretty good game as host Burbank routed overmatched Hoover of Glendale 61-0 in a Pacific League game at John Burroughs High.