Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To shine over or upon; to illumine.
  • v. To excel in shining; to outshine.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To shine over or upon; to illumine.
  • transitive v. To excel in shining; to outshine.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To shine upon; illumine.
  • To outshine; surpass in brightness.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

over- +‎ shine

Examples

  • That doesn't change the fact that each emcee on every track of T.I.M.E. is overly aware of themselves on each song and trying to overshine instead of blending in seamlessly together like they did on their 1st album Dinco is arguably the star of this album as he and Brown step up the lyrics 150% from last LP.

    Pressure Busts Pipes AKA Shorty/Dude Should Go Solo

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