overwhelmed
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overwhelmed(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (overcome with emotion)
a. abrumado
I'm so overwhelmed. I don't know what to do.Estoy muy abrumado. No sé qué hacer.
2. (overburdened)
a. agobiado
If you see that your co-worker is overwhelmed with work, offer to help.Si ves que tu colega está agobiado de trabajo, ofrécele ayuda.
b. abrumado
We've been overwhelmed with early applications this year at the university.Desde muy pronto nos hemos visto abrumados por el aluvión de solicitudes este año en la universidad.
c. inundado
The restaurant has been overwhelmed with calls for reservations since it was featured on a TV special.El restaurante se ha visto inundado por las llamadas pidiendo reservaciones desde que se emitió el programa de televisión.
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I am overwhelmed
estoy agobiado
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