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use "overtake" in a sentence

Scudamore accepts "it might be a very, very long time" to overtake the NFL.

Leverkusen can overtake Gladbach for third place against Hanover on Saturday.

He's playing next week and has a great chance to creep up on me or overtake."

I knew if it consumed me it would overtake me so I had to free myself from all of that.

The combined company would overtake Schlumberger NV as the No. 1 oilfield services provider.

At the same time, you have allowed Jorge Lorenzo to overtake on a yellow flag without penalty.

Depression can overtake a person who looks fine on the outside, but is struggling on the inside.

He said further that he prayed to Allah for a calamity to overtake the English.

Og Mandino once said, "Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough." overthrow

A Chinese proverb observes that the swiftest horse cannot overtake the word once spoken.

The economy of India is expected to overtake that of Japan by 2035, making it the world's third largest economy after the U.S. and China, according to a new report.

Drivers can use the extra horsepower advantage to attempt to overtake another car.

The robbers were able to overtake the train on their horses and board it on the run.

We could not overtake him.

Jani used his final Power to Pass allotment to overtake Doornbos on the restart.

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