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See definition of overrides on Dictionary.com
  • verbcancel, reverse a decision
  • verbsupersede

synonyms for overrides

  • annul
  • revoke
  • reverse
  • veto
  • nullify
  • quash
  • abrogate
  • cancel
  • defeat
  • trample upon
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antonyms for overrides

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  • allow
  • approve
  • permit
  • support
  • support
  • allow
  • approve
  • sanction
  • ratify
  • permit
  • enforce
  • validate
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How to use overrides in a sentence

That is an excellent rule in its way, and very superior to an abstract rule which neglects or overrides experience.
THE ENGLISH UTILITARIANS, VOLUME I.LESLIE STEPHEN
The general intent overrides all mere technical and grammatical rules of construction.
THE CURIOSITIES AND LAW OF WILLSJOHN PROFFATT
The man who overrides you will as often be pursuing a tactic as he cajoles you.
THE UNPOPULAR REVIEW VOL. IVARIOUS
There is an individuality in the cathedral of Paris that overrides every criticism.
HOW FRANCE BUILT HER CATHEDRALSELIZABETH BOYLE O'REILLY
It overrides our formal resolutions, our conscious decisions.
HUMAN NATURE AND CONDUCTJOHN DEWEY
Habit incorporates, enacts or overrides objects, but it doesn't know them.
HUMAN NATURE AND CONDUCTJOHN DEWEY
It then overrides all competitors and secures for itself the sole right of way.
HUMAN NATURE AND CONDUCTJOHN DEWEY
Her big friendship with the Valley Road Girl overrides four years of growth most formidable in the usual attachment.
THE HIVEWILL LEVINGTON COMFORT
Economic necessity thus overrides American isolation and drives the United States into world politics.
CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN HISTORY, 1877-1913CHARLES A. BEARD
The extent, therefore, to which the obligation of a promise overrides prior obligations becomes practically somewhat obscure.
THE METHODS OF ETHICSHENRY SIDGWICK
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