overgrow definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To grow over with herbage or foliage.
    • to develop beyond or too-large for.
    • to cultivate over; to pay for with development or herbage, esp. what is position.
    • to develop beyond; to rise above; ergo, to conquer; to oppress.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • to cultivate beyond regular or typical size.
    • To become cultivated more than, as with undesirable plant life or weeds.
    • to cultivate beyond the fit or normal dimensions; to develop too big.
  • verb:
    • to develop beyond an individual's boundaries or containments.
    • To grow over; (of 1 thing) resulting in (an additional thing) in order to become overgrown (with or because of the initial thing).
    • become overgrown
    • grow beyond or across
    • grow too large
  • others:
    • to pay for with development or herbage.
    • to develop beyond; rise above; develop too large for; outgrow.
    • To overcome; consider down; oppress.
    • to develop beyond the fit or all-natural dimensions.

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