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overshadow
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
overshadow /,ouvə'ʃædou/
  • ngoại động từ
    • che bóng, che mắt
    • làm (ai) lu mờ; làm đen tối ((nghĩa đen) & (nghĩa bóng))
    • (từ hiếm,nghĩa hiếm) bảo vệ, che chở (ai, khỏi bị tấn công)
Concise Dictionary
overshadows|overshadowed|overshadowingverb
+exceed in importance; outweigh
+make appear small by comparison
+cast a shadow upon

Thesaurus Dictionary
v.
1 dominate, outshine, eclipse, dwarf, diminish, minimize, put in or throw into or leave the shade, steal the limelight from, tower over or above, excel:
The Crown, overshadowed by the great barons, turned for aid to the Church
2 spoil, blight, ruin, mar, take (all) the pleasure from, put a damper on, take the edge off, impair, take the enjoyment out of:
The news from the east overshadowed everyone's spirits at the party.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ verb [VN] [often passive]
1 to make sb/sth seem less important, or successful: He had always been overshadowed by his elder sister. + Domestic policy was soon overshadowed by political unrest abroad.
2 to make an event less enjoyable than it should be: News of the accident overshadowed the day's events.
3 to throw a shadow over sth: The garden is overshadowed by tall trees.


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