What are some opposite words for override?

Antonyms for override
ˌoʊ vərˈraɪd; ˈoʊ vərˌraɪd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. override(noun)

    a manually operated device to correct the operation of an automatic device

    Synonyms:
    nullification

  2. nullification, override(verb)

    the act of nullifying; making null and void; counteracting or overriding the effect or force of something

    Synonyms:
    nullification

  3. overrule, overturn, override, overthrow, reverse(verb)

    rule against

    "The Republicans were overruled when the House voted on the bill"

    Synonyms:
    turn, bring down, tip over, change by reversal, bowl over, upset, turn over, lift, vacate, annul, overthrow, countermand, subvert, rescind, reverse, invert, revoke, revolutionise, overrule, knock over, revolutionize, overturn, tump over, repeal, turn back

  4. override(verb)

    prevail over

    "health considerations override financial concerns"

    Synonyms:
    reverse, overthrow, overturn, overrule

  5. override(verb)

    counteract the normal operation of (an automatic gear shift in a vehicle)

    Synonyms:
    reverse, overthrow, overturn, overrule

  6. override(verb)

    ride (a horse) too hard

    Synonyms:
    reverse, overthrow, overturn, overrule

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. override(v)

    Synonyms:
    trample upon, supersede, annul, abrogate

How to use override in a sentence?

  1. Tony Evers:

    The legislature overplayed its hand by using an unlawful process to accumulate more power for itself and override the will of the people.

  2. Tony Evers:

    Wisconsin has never seen anything like this, power-hungry politicians rushed through sweeping changes to our laws to expand their own power and override the will of the people of Wisconsin who asked for change on November 6th.

  3. Tony Evers:

    It is now abundantly clear that the lame-duck session was nothing more than an illegal power grab intended to override the will of the people.

  4. Ronald Levin:

    Normally, the appeals court would defer to a district court's management of the case, but in some circumstances they might override that judgment.

  5. Norman Blackwell:

    I do not agree that remaining in the European Union without a significant change in the current treaty arrangements is ultimately sustainable from a political and constitutional perspective, nor do I believe that there is a compelling economic argument to override those considerations.

How to pronounce override?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say override in sign language?

  1. override

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