Definitions for overgrowˌoʊ vərˈgroʊ, ˈoʊ vərˌgroʊ

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  1. overgrow(verb)

    grow too large

  2. overgrow(verb)

    become overgrown

    "The patio overgrew with ivy"

  3. overgrow, grow over(verb)

    grow beyond or across

    "The ivy overgrew the patio"


  1. Overgrow(v. t.)

    To grow over; to cover with growth or herbage, esp. that which is rank; as, dandelions have overgrown the lawn.


  1. overgrow(Verb)

    To grow beyond one's boundaries or containments.

  2. overgrow(Verb)

    To grow over; (of one thing) to cause (a second thing) to become overgrown (with or by the first thing).

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