Associations to the word «Override»


OVERRIDE, verb. To ride across or beyond something.
OVERRIDE, verb. To ride a horse too hard.
OVERRIDE, verb. To counteract the normal operation of something.
OVERRIDE, verb. (programming) (object-oriented) To define a new behaviour of a method by creating the same method of the superclass with the same name and signature.
OVERRIDE, noun. A mechanism, device or procedure used to counteract an automatic control.
OVERRIDE, noun. A royalty.
OVERRIDE, noun. A device for prioritizing audio signals, such that certain signals receive priority over others.

Dictionary definition

OVERRIDE, noun. A manually operated device to correct the operation of an automatic device.
OVERRIDE, noun. The act of nullifying; making null and void; counteracting or overriding the effect or force of something.
OVERRIDE, verb. Rule against; "The Republicans were overruled when the House voted on the bill".
OVERRIDE, verb. Prevail over; "health considerations override financial concerns".
OVERRIDE, verb. Counteract the normal operation of (an automatic gear shift in a vehicle).
OVERRIDE, verb. Ride (a horse) too hard.

Wise words

The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.
Leo Tolstoy