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overshine

[ oh-ver-shahyn ]
/ 藢o蕣 v蓹r藞蕛a瑟n /
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verb (used with object), o路ver路shone or o路ver路shined, o路ver路shin路ing.
to outshine: One star seemed to overshine all others.
to surpass in splendor, excellence, etc.: Her singing overshone that of the opera company's more widely known contraltos.
to shine over or upon.
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Origin of overshine

before 1000; Middle English overshinen;Old English ofersc墨nan.See over-, shine1
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