Example sentences for: overshadowed

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

  • Microsoft's argumentativeness has disastrously overshadowed its arguments.

  • The issue overshadowed by news of Tina Brown's departure as editor.

  • ' Chancellor Kohl wouldn't risk saying it in an election year overshadowed by the imminent abandonment of the beloved deutsche mark.

  • Although Osaka is overshadowed by Tokyo in the big-city stakes, it is a vibrant and energetic world capital in its own right and certainly has plenty to offer the curious visitor.

  • Because she's 17 and black (her father calls her a "ghetto Cinderella"), and because she's been hyped for years (she got a multimillion-dollar Reebok contract at 14), she overshadowed the new men's champion--Australian heartthrob Patrick Rafter--and women's champion Martina Hingis, who is a year younger than Williams and creamed her in the finals.


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