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overshadow

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of overshadow

  1. 1 to make dark, dim, or indistinct large trees overshadow the yard and darken the house for much of the day Synonyms of overshadow becloud, bedim, befog, blacken, blear, blur, darken, dim, dislimn, fog, fuzz (up), haze, mist, obscure, overcast, overcloud, cloud, shadow, shroudWords Related to overshadow adumbrate, blot out, conceal, eclipse, hide, obliterate, screen, shade; camouflage, cloak, cover, curtain, disguise, mask, veilNear Antonyms of overshadow expose, reveal, uncover, unveilAntonyms of overshadow brighten, illuminate, illumine, light (up), lighten

  2. 2 to be greater in importance than later you'll find that verbal skills overshadow any skills you have at video games Synonyms of overshadow outrank, overbalance, outweigh, overweighWords Related to overshadow count, import, matter, mean, signify, weigh; dwarf; exceed, outstrip, surpass, transcend



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