Definition: (verb) Look down on. Synonyms: command, overlook, dominate. Usage: The brow of the upland overtops the square tower of the Colebrook Church.
overshadow Definition: (verb) To render insignificant or less important in comparison. Synonyms: eclipse, dominate. Usage: They were warlike little nations and defied, in those days, governments that overshadow them now as mountains overshadow molehills. Discuss
neaten Definition: (verb) Put (things or places) in order. Synonyms: clean up, square away, tidy, straighten. Usage: My mother insists that I neaten up my room and put my toys away before bed every night. Discuss
overplay Definition: (verb) Exaggerate one's acting. Synonyms: ham. Usage: The audience groaned as the actor overplayed his grief, beating his chest and wailing to the heavens. Discuss
flagellate Definition: (verb) To whip or flog. Synonyms: scourge. Usage: The prisoner was flagellated for his recent escape attempt. Discuss