In New England the Puritans were supreme, notwithstanding the efforts of the crown to overbear their authority.
There are times when the fiery heart of a man must overbear the cold brain of a soldier.
Calm, cool, firm self-possession seemed to overbear all other feelings.
Does the sublime voice issue only to overbear and reduce him to silence?
I have through my whole life interfered to protect, not overbear, the sufferer; and I must do so now.
The trees are inclined to overbear, in which case the fruits run small.
It is apt to overbear, break in pieces, and become almost worthless.
Vine variable in vigor, productive, healthy, often inclined to overbear.
The meer Agreableness must not overbear us, without distinguishing upon the Quality, and the Means.
Was it that in the reserved Spaniard he had encountered a force which he could not overbear?