›to refuse to accept or to decide against a previous decision or order: override a decision/vetoIt takes a two-thirds vote of the House and Senate to override the governor's veto.Every time I make a suggestion at work, my boss overrides me.
›to be more important than something else: The common good, he argued, overrode minorityinterests.
Come on – you can do it! Phrasal verbs with ‘come’.
by Liz Walter,
November 19, 2014
As part of an occasional series on the tricky subject of phrasal verbs, this blog looks at ones formed with the verb ‘come’. If you are reading this blog, I’m sure you already know come from, as it is one of the first things you learn in class: I come from Scotland/Spain.