Example sentences for: overriding

How can you use “overriding” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The later ads are slightly more hopeful, but the overriding tone, which one Sega exec calls "this sort of wacky hara-kiri approach," stays similar.

  • If there is one message therefore that should be taken from the paper it is this: in order to prevent the associated health effects of obesity, preventing obesity, especially in childhood, should be an overriding public health priority.

  • The story notes two overriding factors behind the trend: 1) Corporations are slashing their suppliers down to a handful of giants, which would, under the present rules, automatically exclude virtually all minority-controlled companies; and 2) the clout of minority consumers has grown and therefore companies want to be able to undertake 1) without losing the chance to establish a minority-friendly track record.

  • The main findings: The overriding explanation for devastation is bad building practices, soft and loose soil (as opposed to rocky soil) amplifies a quake's effects, as do valleys.

  • The overriding theme of the coverage is the symbolic enthrallment of the planet from east to west and mercifully, the sheer glitchlessness of it all.

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