Definitions For Override


  • The act of nullifying; making null and void; counteracting or overriding the effect or force of something
  • A manually operated device to correct the operation of an automatic device


  • Rule against
  • Ride (a horse) too hard
  • Counteract the normal operation of (an automatic gear shift in a vehicle)
  • Prevail over
  • To make (something) no longer valid
  • To have more importance or influence than (something)
  • To stop an action that is done automatically by using a special command

Is Overrides a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Override is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Override in a Sentence

  • Congress overrode the President's veto.
  • These new rules override the old ones.
  • Don't let anger override common sense.

Synonyms for Override

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