Sentence Examples


  • The fact that the kings were often absent from England, and that the justiciarship was held by great nobles or churchmen, made this office of an importance which at times threatened to overshadow that of the Crown.
  • If he is surrounded by mountainous circumstances, an Achillean shore, whose peaks overshadow and are reflected in his bosom, they suggest a corresponding depth in him.
  • The Lord then prepares a gourd to overshadow Jonah in his booth, and Jonah is very glad because of the gourd.
  • However the mystery does not overshadow the rest of the story.
  • Stage 2 Anger The question which may overshadow everything is ' Why me '?

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