The Crossword Centre Clue-Writing Competition

CCCWC May competition voters’ comments
Clue no. 36: New dad? Yes, I'm overwhelmed! (8)

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A clue to DISMAYED.
4 comments refer to this clue (from 4 competitors, 0 others)

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Comments on the clue
1."overwhelmed" doesn't convey "dismayed" to me.
2.Good surface, but I think a better def. could be found
3.The def is inaccurate.
4.Very pleasing – a coherent image not involving yams – well done.