overrode[ verb oh-ver-rahyd; noun oh-ver-rahyd ]SEE DEFINITION OF overrode
Synonyms for overrode
- bend to one's will
- make null and void
- make void
- not heed
- prevail over
- ride roughshod
- rule against
- set aside
- take no account of
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR OVERRODE
He lifted her somewhat roughly to her feet, overrode her babble.
But the passion that had taken possession of him overrode his finer scruples.
She had her duty to do to them and it overrode every other duty.
He overrode and banished the first as despicable, the second as hideous.
I overrode them and had things all my own way, for I knew I was right.
Healy said it significantly, and with a malice that overrode his discretion.
Her father attempted a feeble remonstrance, but she overrode him instantly.
But the State, in Knox's lifetime, overrode this privilege of the Church.
The iron plates on the floor buckled up and overrode with loud clangs.
It overrode all the restraint of his training and environment.