Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (v. t.) To cover over completely, as by a great wave; to overflow and bury beneath; to engulf; hence, figuratively, to immerse and bear down; to overpower; to crush; to bury; to oppress, etc., overpoweringly.
2. (v. t.) To project or impend over threateningly.
3. (v. t.) To cause to surround, to cover.
Greek2626. katakluzo -- to inundate
... to inundate. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: katakluzo Phonetic Spelling:
(kat-ak-lood'-zo) Short Definition: I flood over, overwhelm Definition: I flood ...
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2642. katalithazo -- to cast stones at
Strong's Hebrew3680. kasah -- to cover
... cover (50), covered (51), covering (4), covers (20), engulfed (3), forgive (1),
hidden (1), hide (2), keep (1), made a covering (1), overwhelm (2), overwhelmed ...
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7779. shuph -- to bruise
5307. naphal -- to fall, lie
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ThesaurusOverwhelm (18 Occurrences)
... Multi-Version Concordance Overwhelm (18 Occurrences). ... (See NIV). Job 6:27 Yea, ye
overwhelm the fatherless, and ye dig a pit for your friend. (KJV DBY WBS). ...
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Deluge (17 Occurrences)
Sweep (34 Occurrences)
Overwhelmed (33 Occurrences)
Pit (110 Occurrences)
Quench (14 Occurrences)
Utterly (170 Occurrences)
Overflow (43 Occurrences)
Overweight (1 Occurrence)
Overlay (15 Occurrences)
Bible ConcordanceOverwhelm (18 Occurrences)
2 Thessalonians 2:8 and then the Lawless one will be revealed, whom the Lord Jesus will sweep away with the tempest of His anger, and utterly overwhelm by the awful splendour of His Coming. (WEY)
Job 3:5 Let the dark and the black night take it for themselves; let it be covered with a cloud; let the dark shades of day send fear on it. (See NIV)
Job 6:27 Yea, ye overwhelm the fatherless, and ye dig a pit for your friend. (KJV DBY WBS)
Job 9:18 He will not allow me to catch my breath, but fills me with bitterness. (See NIV)
Job 12:15 Behold, He withholdeth the waters, and they dry up; also He sendeth them out, and they overturn the earth. (See RSV)
Job 15:24 Distress and anguish make him afraid; They prevail against him, as a king ready to the battle. (See JPS NIV)
Job 18:11 Terrors shall make him afraid on every side, And shall chase him at his heels. (See JPS)
Job 30:15 Terrors have turned on me. They chase my honor as the wind. My welfare has passed away as a cloud. (See NIV)
Psalms 69:15 Don't let the flood waters overwhelm me, neither let the deep swallow me up. Don't let the pit shut its mouth on me. (WEB JPS ASV)
Psalms 88:7 The weight of your wrath is crushing me, all your waves have overcome me. (Selah.) (See RSV NIV)
Psalms 139:11 If I say, "Surely the darkness will overwhelm me; the light around me will be night;" (WEB ASV NAS)
Psalms 140:9 As for the head of those that compass me about, let the mischief of their own lips cover them. (See RSV)
Proverbs 1:27 When your fear comes on you like a storm, and your trouble like a rushing wind; when pain and sorrow come on you. (See NIV)
Song of Songs 6:5 Turn away thine eyes from me, for they have overcome me. Thy hair is as a flock of goats, that trail down from Gilead. (See NIV)
Isaiah 28:17 And I will make justice the line, and righteousness the plummet; and the hail shall sweep away the refuge of lies, and the waters shall overflow the hiding-place. (See RSV)
Isaiah 43:2 When thou passest through the waters, I will be with thee, and through the rivers, they shall not overflow thee; when thou walkest through the fire, thou shalt not be burned, neither shall the flame kindle upon thee. (See RSV)
Ezekiel 7:18 And they have girded on sackcloth, And covered them hath trembling, And unto all faces 'is' shame, And on all their heads -- baldness. (See NAS)
Habakkuk 2:17 For the violence done to Lebanon will overwhelm you, and the destruction of the animals, which made them afraid; because of men's blood, and for the violence done to the land, to every city and to those who dwell in them. (WEB NAS RSV NIV)