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overrides

noun
plural of override

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(Entry 1 of 2)

overrides

verb
present tense third-person singular of override

Synonyms & Antonyms of overrides (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to make (something) no longer valid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.

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2 to knock down and drive over
  • They overrode the picket fence with their pickup in a hasty but effective escape.

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“Overrides.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/overrides. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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