Example sentences for: overshadowed

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

  • Cronygate overshadowed not only the violence in Northern Ireland but also the long-awaited meeting between Prince William and Camilla Parker Bowles.

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

  • By consuming the media, it has overshadowed and smothered more dangerous anti-McCain stories.

  • Back during the first term, when Safire called the first lady a "congenital liar," his hyperbole overshadowed the fibs Hillary Rodham Clinton was accused of telling.

  • For most of his career at Intel, Grove was, if not anonymous, then certainly overshadowed by Gordon Moore and Bob Noyce, technological whiz kids who co-founded the company in 1968.

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