Synonyms of eclipse


1. eclipse, occultation, interruption, break

usage: one celestial body obscures another


1. overshadow, dominate, eclipse, brood, hover, loom, bulk large

usage: be greater in significance than; "the tragedy overshadowed the couple's happiness"

2. eclipse, occult, overshadow

usage: cause an eclipse of (a celestial body) by intervention; "The Sun eclipses the moon today"; "Planets and stars often are occulted by other celestial bodies"

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Definition and meaning of eclipse (Dictionary)