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spoil

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outshine

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be greater in significance than

make appear small by comparison

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As has been said, the genius of Steele has been overshadowed by that of Addison, for Steele had such a whole-hearted admiration for his friend that he was ready to give him all the praise.
The sordid and ugly luxuriance of gigantic weeds that grew in the angle of the house, and the heavy projection that overshadowed her, and the time-worn framework of the door,--none of these things belonged to her sphere.
The iron box was there -- no one had touched it -- under a beautiful fig-tree my father had planted the day I was born, which overshadowed the spot.
I got a bit of ball in hand, but it was probably overshadowed by the silliness of the yellow card," Henderson said.
I work so hard every day and then it's sort of overshadowed by a relationship I'm not in anymore.
The Kitchen will be overlooked and overshadowed to an excessive degree.
Firms say optimism about their "healthy order books" and the city's economic future could be overshadowed by constant debate over the PS100m spending reductions needed by the end of 2016.
The party's chairman tooK the step after YorKshire and Humberside MEP Godfrey Bloom's comments overshadowed the UKip conference in Westminster.
Egyptians are choosing between a conservative and Hosni Mubarak's ex-prime minister in a second day of a presidential runoff that has been overshadowed by the domination of the country's military.
Summary: Dubai's benchmark stock index fell to the lowest in almost three months as a political impasse in Greece overshadowed better-than-expected earnings from Arabtec Holding.
But sadly in some of the papers that might be overshadowed with what David Beckham had for breakfast maybe - and that is not a great story from our point of view.
New York -- For the first time in many years, Apple's hardware launches have been overshadowed by the release of a major upgrade of its operating system.
ANKARA, September 07, 2011 (TUR) -- Turkey's parliament speaker said on Wednesday that reports, like the Palmer report, overshadowed credibility of organizations preparing them.
New York, Aug 19 (ANI): Joss Stone has sent out a message to Lady Gaga saying that her talent gets overshadowed due to her "crazy", wild costumes.
Summary: Her talent was often overshadowed by her troubled personal life, but we celebrate the good things about Amy Winehouse