Synonyms of overshadow in English:

overshadow


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See Spanish definition of eclipsar

verb

1‘a massive hill overshadows the town’

SYNONYMS
shade, darken, conceal, obscure, block out, obliterate, eclipse, screen, shroud, veil, mantle, cloak, mask
dominate, command, overlook

2‘it is easy to let this feeling of tragedy overshadow his story’

SYNONYMS
cast gloom over, blight, take the pleasure out of, bring a note of sadness to, take the edge off, mar, spoil, ruin

3‘he was always overshadowed by his brilliant elder brother’

SYNONYMS
outshine, eclipse, put in the shade, surpass, exceed, excel, be superior to, outclass, outstrip, outdo, top, cap, trump, transcend, tower above, tower over, dwarf, upstage, shame, put to shame, outdistance, lead
informal be head and shoulders above, be a cut above
archaic extinguish