1. to overcome
Now the question is, what targets in the brain can we find that allow us to overcome this fear?
She managed to overcome her fear of flying at last.
I used to be afraid of water but I managed to overcome my fright and now I swim like a fish.
Eat healthier isn't always enough to overcome years of engrained eating and lifestyle habits.
To deal with, to overcome difficulties, obstacles, problems, resistance. Juventus overcame Ajax in a thrilling game.