verb (used with object)
Related formso·ver·mas·ter·ing·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for overmaster
Yet it's plain that he thinks a little worse of himself for allowing his judgment to overmaster his unreasoning dread.
The backward drag rapidly decreased as the pull of Saturn and his system began to overmaster that of Jupiter.A Honeymoon in Space|George Griffith
These two elements coxisted from early times, and caused perpetual ferment by their struggles to overmaster each other.The Cradle of the Christ|Octavius Brooks Frothingham
"He has fainted," said Tom, not allowing the worse fear to overmaster him.We Two|Edna Lyall