HyperDic: override

English > 6 senses of the word override:
VERBcognitionoverride, overrule, overturn, overthrow, reverserule against
stativeoverrideprevail over
socialoverridecounteract the normal operation of (an automatic gear shift in a vehicle)
motionoverrideride (a horse) too hard
NOUNartifactoverridea manually operated device to correct the operation of an automatic device
actoverride, nullificationthe act of nullifying
override > pronunciation
Soundsow'verray.d
Rhymesabide ... Yuletide: 172 rhymes with ayd...
English > override: 6 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA manually operated device to correct the operation of an automatic device.
BroaderdeviceAn instrumentality invented for a particular purpose
English > override: 6 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningThe act of nullifying; making null and void; counteracting or overriding the effect or force of something.
Synonymnullification
NarrowercancellationThe act of cancelling
neutralization, neutralisation, counteractionaction intended to nullify the effects of some previous action
neutralization, neutralisationaction intended to keep a country politically neutral or exclude it from a possible war
vitiationnullification by the destruction of the legal force
Broaderchange of stateThe act of changing something into something different in essential characteristics / characteristics
Spanishanulación
Catalananul·lació, invalidació
Verbsoverridecounteract the normal operation of (an automatic gear shift in a vehicle)
overrideprevail over
English > override: 6 senses > verb 1, cognition
MeaningRule against.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymsoverrule, overturn, overthrow, reverse
Broaderrule, decreedecide with authority
Spanishanular, invalidar, revocar
English > override: 6 senses > verb 2, stative
Meaningprevail over.
PatternSomething ----s something
Example"health considerations override financial concerns"
Broaderpredominate, dominate, rule, reign, prevailBe larger in number, quantity, power, status or importance
Nounsoverridethe act of nullifying
English > override: 6 senses > verb 3, social
Meaningcounteract the normal operation of (an automatic gear shift in a vehicle) .
PatternSomebody ----s something
Broadercounteract, countervail, neutralize, counterbalanceOppose and mitigate the effects of by contrary actions
Spanishanular
Nounsoverridethe act of nullifying
English > override: 6 senses > verb 4, motion
Meaningride (a horse) too hard.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Categoryriding, horseback ridingTravel by being carried on horseback
Broaderride, sitSit and travel on the back of animal, usually while controlling its motions
Spanishcabalgar
Catalancavalcar

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