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overshadow

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  • verbmake obscure, dim, vague
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Synonyms for overshadow

verb make obscure, dim, vague
  • cloud
  • dim
  • dominate
  • dwarf
  • eclipse
  • outweigh
  • adumbrate
  • becloud
  • bedim
  • command
  • darken
  • excel
  • govern
  • haze
  • obfuscate
  • outshine
  • overcast
  • overcloud
  • preponderate
  • rule
  • shadow
  • surpass
  • veil
  • leave in the shade
  • overweigh
  • rise above
  • steal spotlight
  • take precedence
  • tower above

Antonyms for overshadow

  • clear
  • explain
  • brighten
  • fail
  • lighten
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to overshadow

cloud

verb. become foggy or obscured
  • adumbrate
  • becloud
  • befog
  • blur
  • darken
  • dim
  • eclipse
  • envelop
  • fog
  • gloom
  • mist
  • obfuscate
  • overcast
  • overshadow
  • shade
  • shadow
  • veil

dominate

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