What does outgrowth mean?

Definitions for outgrowthˈaʊtˌgroʊθ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word outgrowth.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. outgrowth, branch, offshoot, offset(noun)

    a natural consequence of development

  2. emergence, outgrowth, growth(noun)

    the gradual beginning or coming forth

    "figurines presage the emergence of sculpture in Greece"

  3. process, outgrowth, appendage(noun)

    a natural prolongation or projection from a part of an organism either animal or plant

    "a bony process"


  1. outgrowth(Noun)

    Anything that grows out of something else.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of outgrowth in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of outgrowth in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Peter Bonilla:

    This can be seen as an outgrowth of the wider concerns we have seen from Title 9.

  2. Eric Butterworth:

    Evil, and evil spirits, devils and devil possession, are the outgrowth of man's inadequate consciousness of God. We must avoid thinking of evil as a thing in itself-a force that works against man or, against God, if you will.

  3. Alexander Southwell:

    This is really a classic case or corporate espionage, this is an outgrowth of a desire to compete. When you are accessing somebody's computer system without authorization, that violates federal and possible state law. That goes beyond healthy competition.

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