Translation of overpowering in Spanish:

overpowering

muy fuerte, adj.

Pronunciation /ˌoʊvərˈpaʊ(ə)rɪŋ//ˌəʊvəˈpaʊərɪŋ/

adjective

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    (smell) muy fuerte
    (smell) embriagador literary
    (heat) aplastante
    (heat) agobiante
    (desire/thirst) irresistible
    (desire/thirst) inaguantable
    the soup had an overpowering taste of garlic en la sopa predominaba un fuertísimo sabor a ajo
    • The broth was a little too buttery, with some slightly overpowering raw garlic dominating the flavour.
    • Being left to guard such bounty can be an overpowering temptation.
    • The noise of crashing wood, trucks beeping in reverse, and men shouting was overpowering.
    • These overpowering urges are ruining my weight-loss efforts!
    • The scent is strong but not overpowering and the cream sinks in fast.
    • The lack of an overpowering pitch will cost him.
    • Since it was not overpowering, it did not bother them much.
    • It may be loud and overpowering, but at least it sounds good.
    • The dialogue is strong and the music not overpowering.
    • I can still recall the overpowering smell from all those leaves.
    • The characteristic and distinctive sights, sounds and smells were overpowering.
    • The austerity of that moment is overpowering.
    • The stench coming off the ship was quite overpowering.
    • The plot was simple, the effect overpowering.
    • The guy was dynamic, overpowering.
    • They could barely resist the call of the forbidden, and the urge was overpowering.
    • An overpowering sense of disconnection is taking me over.
    • But the sadness was overpowering at times.
    • Then there was the overpowering smell.
    • It was such an overpowering feeling.
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    (person) apabullante
    (person) abrumador