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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 for "overshadow":

    obscure, eclipse

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How to use overshadow in a sentence?

  1. Sean Newman:

    It should have been 8% [on the 10-year], but technicals and demand will probably overshadow fundamentals.

  2. Tim Huxley:

    But it will not overshadow other very important crises in the region.

  3. James Dennison:

    People are still concerned with day to day issues, such as the economy and unemployment, issues that overshadow migration.

  4. Tim Huxley:

    It will not be a surprise if Korea emerges as the single most important topic at the Shangri-La Dialogue, but it will not overshadow other very important crises in the region.

  5. Mark Miles:

    We've always thought as the 100th running here as an opportunity to continue to build the whole of the series, we still have work to do. We don't want to overshadow the other races on the series we want to help profile.

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