Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


There is to be no over-riding of the free personality anywhere.

Man, we are sure, may interpolate in this chain; he may commence a new series within and over-riding it.

He was a young horse, and the exhaustion neither of anguish nor of over-riding was enough to affect him long or seriously.

If any are killed by over-riding, their places can always be supplied from the nearest, cattle estate.

Explanations of some obsolete words, and in some cases the transcriber's justification for over-riding the proofreaders' readings.

Then suddenly, at the very first word, his voice came strong and over-riding, filling the church.

What force in the over-riding of difficulties does not passion give to the lover!

Gentlemen, I may have to take upon myself the responsibility of over-riding your vote.