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What is another word for overshadowing?

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Present participle for to make dark, dim, or indistinct (by casting a shadow over)
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“Protestors claim that the proposed high-rise tower will overshadow their neighborhood.”
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Present participle for to be superior to
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“Cannon, with his height, length, and strength, appeared to completely overshadow his opponent.”
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Present participle for to cast a gloom over
“Investor gloom may well overshadow improving economic fundamentals through the summer.”
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Present participle for to steal the limelight from
“Yet again, Billy's outrageous exploits would overshadow anything his brother had accomplished.”
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Present participle for to exceed in weight or importance
“Professional, technical, managerial, and other skills overshadow language or domain knowledge as an employment criterion.”
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Present participle for to defeat, subdue or overcome with superior strength
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Present participle for to rise to or reach a great height while overlooking something
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Present participle for to be on the verge of transpiring, occurring or happening
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Present participle for to have power and influence over
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Present participle for to have or exert control or power
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Present participle for to cause or bring gloom, especially to something meant to be enjoyable
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Present participle for to have a commanding position over
Adjective
Very strong in degree, severity or intensity
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(of an object or situation) Significant in degree of importance or urgency
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Adjective
That encompasses or surrounds
Noun
The state or act of being superior to in performance or standard
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