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Synonyms for overshadow
ˌoʊ vərˈʃæd oʊ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. overshadow, dominate, eclipse(verb)

    be greater in significance than

    "the tragedy overshadowed the couple's happiness"

    Synonyms:
    shadow, rule, predominate, overtop, dominate, dwarf, occult, master, overlook, prevail, command, eclipse, reign

  2. shadow, overshadow, dwarf(verb)

    make appear small by comparison

    "This year's debt dwarfs that of last year"

    Synonyms:
    dwarf, eclipse, dominate, shade off, shade, shadow

  3. overshadow(verb)

    cast a shadow upon

    "The tall tree overshadowed the house"

    Synonyms:
    dwarf, dominate, eclipse, shadow

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    obscure, eclipse

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