upstage - definition and synonyms

verb [transitive] 

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/ʌpˈsteɪdʒ/
present tense
I/you/we/theyupstage
he/she/itupstages
present participleupstaging
past tenseupstaged
past participleupstaged
  1. to do something so that you get more attention and admiration than someone else, especially someone who will be annoyed by this