What is the opposite of overshadow?

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Opposite of to make dark, dim, or indistinct (by casting a shadow over)
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Opposite of to be superior to
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Opposite of to surpass or be better than something or someone else
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Opposite of to defeat, subdue or overcome with superior strength
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Opposite of to be on the verge of transpiring, occurring or happening
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Opposite of to have power and influence over
“After three straight weeks with poor performances, the young gun continues to struggle at the elite level of the sport.”
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Opposite of to have a commanding position over
“Gradually, the garrison, which had suffered heavy casualties through hand grenade battles, had, at last, to yield to overwhelming pressure.”
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Opposite of to surpass or eclipse in performance, standard or magnitude
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Opposite of to make, or become, visually indistinct
“Mirrors that change their shape on the ground adaptively, correct for the turbulence in the atmosphere, and can sharpen our view of the stars in the sky.”
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Opposite of to physically tower above something smaller
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Opposite of to defeat, or be better than, someone or something
“Many people openly questioned how a heavily favored team could lose to the underdog.”
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Opposite of to surpass in skill or achievement
“Tom neglected his studies and, as a result, would fall behind his cousin in the upcoming exam.”
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