What does overfeed mean?

Definitions for overfeed

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. overfeed(verb)

    feed excessively


  1. overfeed(Verb)

    To feed a person or animal too much.

  2. overfeed(Verb)

    To eat more than is necessary.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Overfeed

    ō-vėr-fēd′, v.t. and v.i. to feed to excess.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overfeed in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overfeed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Cindy Shelton:

    It’s an unlimited buffet so babies self-regulate when they breastfeed. They’re not going to overfeed or underfeed but sometimes they want a snack.

  2. Susan Roberts:

    So, say you want the lasagna on the menu but only want a one-third portion, you could order that amount and pay one third of the price, it would completely take away the current incentive that restaurants have to overfeed people.

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