overshadow
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /ˌəʊ.vəˈʃæd.əʊ/
  • (America) IPA: /ˌoʊ.vɚˈʃæd.oʊ/
Verb

overshadow (overshadows, present participle overshadowing; past and past participle overshadowed)

  1. (transitive) To obscure something by casting a shadow.
  2. (transitive) To dominate something and make it seem insignificant.
  3. (transitive) To shelter or protect.
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