override - definition and synonyms

 
verb [transitive] 

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/ˌəʊvəˈraɪd/
present tense
I/you/we/theyoverride
he/she/itoverrides
present participleoverriding
past tenseoverrode
past participleoverridden
  1. 1
    to be much more important than something else
  2. 2
    to use official authority to ignore or change a decision that someone else made