"abrumar" in English

TRANSLATIONS & EXAMPLES
abrumar[abrumando · abrumado] {transitive verb}
Señor Comisario, nos ha abrumado un poco con cifras, y admito que son impresionantes.
Commissioner, you have overwhelmed us a little with figures, and I admit that they are impressive.
Sin embargo, están abrumando a los ciudadanos con brutales programas de austeridad y permitiendo que los culpables salgan impunes.
However, they are overwhelming citizens with brutal austerity programmes and allowing the perpetrators to get off scot-free.
No podía evitar quebrantarme; estaba abrumado con emociones.
I couldn’t help but to break down; I was overwhelmed with emotions.
to swamp {v.t.} [fig.]
Un país pequeño no puede sentirse abrumado por un país grande.
A smaller country must not be swamped by a larger country.
Hemos oído comentarios sobre las comunidades que se ven abrumadas, y ese tipo de observaciones no hacen ningún bien en absoluto.
We have heard comments about communities being swamped and that sort of remark does no good at all.
Se sienten abrumados e inseguros.
They feel swamped and insecure.
CONTEXT EXAMPLES
Context examples for "abrumar" in English(!) These sentences come from external sources & may not be accurate. Therefore, we are not responsible for their content.
Abrumar al consumidor con información provocará el efecto contrario.
Overloading the consumer with information will have the opposite effect.
No obstante, no debemos dejarnos abrumar por este hecho.
However, we cannot allow ourselves to be discouraged by this.