French translation of 'overshadow'
- (= cloud) [event, feeling]
éclipserto be overshadowed by sb/sth
être éclipsé par qn/qch
⇒ She is overshadowed by her younger sister.
Elle est éclipsée par sa sœur cadette.
- [place, building]
projeter son ombre sur
⇒ the tower that overshadows the square
la tour qui projette son ombre sur le squareto be overshadowed by trees
être dans l'ombre des arbres
Example Sentences Including 'overshadow'
Soon their terror will overshadow the last armies of our friends, cutting off the sun.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
He didn't say Geoff because he didn't want to go into it all at present, and overshadow his news.PROSPECT HILL (2003)
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Translation of overshadow from the Collins English to French Dictionary