Definitions for overcrowded

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  1. overcrowded(Adjective)

    Containing too many occupants for an area of its size.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Hunter S. Thompson, Generation of Swine:

    If there is, in fact, a Heaven and a Hell, all we know for sure is that Hell will be a viciously overcrowded version of Phoenix...

  2. Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar:

    Hospitals across the city are overcrowded due to record numbers of patients suffering from heat stroke, the numbers are unprecedented but the situation is under control.

  3. Peter Bouckaert:

    The detainees at Roszke are held in filthy, overcrowded conditions, hungry, and lacking medical care, the Hungarian authorities have an obligation to ensure that migrants and asylum-seekers are held in humane conditions and that their rights are respected.

  4. Melissa Fleming:

    Every week we learn of more deaths and drownings on the Mediterranean route because the boats people are packed on are unseaworthy or overcrowded. Now we are hearing of cases of mass deaths along the land journey. This terrible tragedy shows the unscrupulous business of smugglers who have no regard for human life is extending across the continent.

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