Example sentences for: overriding

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

  • Overriding all other stories in Britain Friday was the news that Cherie Blair, the wife of Prime Minister Tony Blair, is expecting her fourth child next May at the age of 45.

  • But the real overriding goal of the union and its executive arm, the European Commission (there's also a European Parliament here, but we can skip that), is self-aggrandizement.

  • In a country where tradition plays an overriding part of everyday life, one-third of its energy comes from the ultra-modern source of hydroelectricity.

  • The overriding goal is to create tools that make it less burdensome on the experimenter to annotate his or her experiments.

  • 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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