overriding

adjective

Definition of overriding

  1. :  chief, principal <an overriding concern>

Examples of overriding in a sentence

  1. We have one overriding concern.

  2. The weather is the overriding factor in deciding whether to cancel the picnic.

1830

First Known Use of overriding

1830


OVERRIDING Defined for English Language Learners

overriding

adjective

Definition of overriding for English Language Learners

  • : more important than anything else



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