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verb [transitive] overshadow pronunciation in American English /ˌoʊvərˈʃædoʊ/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theyovershadow
he/she/itovershadows
present participleovershadowing
past tenseovershadowed
past participleovershadowed
  1. 1
    [usually passive] to be a negative feature or influence that spoils something

    The game was overshadowed by violence.

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