What does overfish mean?

Definitions for overfishˌoʊ vərˈfɪʃ

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


  1. Overfish(v. t.)

    Specifically: To fish so much that the numbers of fish remaining are substantially reduced.


  1. overfish(Verb)

    To fish excessively.

  2. overfish(Verb)

    To fish in excess so as to substantially reduce over several years the supply of one or more species of fish in an area.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Overfish

    ō-vėr-fish′, v.t. to fish to excess: to diminish unduly the stock of fish.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overfish in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overfish in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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