: to ride over or across : trample
- overrode the thin line of defenders
: to ride (an animal, such as a horse) too much or too hard
: to prevail over : dominate
- panic overrode everything else
- —Marcia Davenport
: to set aside : annul
- the rights of the individual were being flagrantly overridden
- —C. L. Jones
: to neutralize the action of (something, such as an automatic control)
- You must enter a code to override the alarm.
: to extend or pass over;
- Huge waves override the beach.