The past simple and the past participle of overcome
Conjugation of the verb overcome:
Base Form/Infinitive without 'to':
Third Person Singular:
To succeed in dealing with a problem or difficulty.
He managed to overcome anxiety and depression.
He couldn't overcome his financial problems.
The irregular verbs in the table below have the same pattern as overcome. They are:
- Verbs with the 'o-a-o' pattern.
- Verbs like 'become, became, become'.