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  1. List of paraphrases for "overshadowed":

    eclipsed, clouded, dwarfed, marred

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  1. President Russ Brandon:

    As the 'Voice of the Bills,' Van's historic radio calls of Bills games over the years will forever resonate with our fans, his Hall of Fame and Wall of Fame talent was overshadowed only by his engaging personality, his witty sense of humor and his love for the Bills. We will all dearly miss 'Uncle Van,' but his legacy will remain deeply embedded in our franchise's history and in the hearts of his countless fans in Western New York and throughout the NFL community.

  2. Brenda Kelly:

    The news has certainly overshadowed much of the euro zone economic data this morning.

  3. Frank Comito:

    It speaks volumes of the hospitality industry in the region, [And] they are overshadowed by small groups of hooligans.

  4. Mat Staver:

    Because we didn't want the pope's visit to be overshadowed with Kim Davis.

  5. Peter Kadushin:

    While big-picture successes can sometimes be overshadowed by short-term headlines, it is these important priorities for New Yorkers that should be the focus.

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