overrun

Part of speech: verb

To run or spread over; infest or ravage.

Part of speech: verb

To run beyond; exceed or go beyond.

Part of speech: verb

Print. To carry over ( type) to another line.

Part of speech: verb

To pass just, prescribed, or usual limits.

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Usage examples "overrun":

  1. England was then overrun with the latter 'game. - "The Works of John Bunyan Volume 3", John Bunyan.
  2. This bunker will likely be overrun by the first wave of Morris' infantry. - "Caribbee", Thomas Hoover.
  3. All of western Poland was overrun. - "America's War for Humanity", Thomas Herbert Russell.