Synonyms and Antonyms of overridden
to make (something) no longer valid
- Don't let the anticipatory anxiety override your excitement about starting grad school.
- Upper management reserves the right to override any decisions made by supervisors.
countermanded, overruled, overturned, vetoed
abated, abolished, abrogated, annulled, avoided, canceled (or cancelled), disannulled, dissolved, invalidated, negated, nulled, nullified, quashed, repealed, rescinded, rolled back, struck down (also stricken down), vacated, voided
aborted, called, called off, dropped, recalled, retracted, reversed, revoked, suspended, withdrawn
banned, enjoined, forbidden, outlawed, prohibited
disallowed, dismissed, rejected
annihilated, broken down, eliminated, eradicated, erased, liquidated, removed, thrown out, written off
allowed, approved, authorized, cleared, endorsed (also indorsed), permitted, sanctioned, warranted
enacted, laid down, legislated
established, founded, instituted
formalized, legalized, legitimated, legitimized, validated
commanded, decreed, mandated, ordered, prescribed
to knock down and drive over
- They overrode the picket fence with their pickup in a hasty but effective escape.
run down, run over, stepped (on)
champed, stamped, stomped, tramped, trampled, tromped
mashed, pulped, smashed, squashed, squelched
booted, hoofed, kicked