What does overgrow mean?

Definitions for overgrowˌoʊ vərˈgroʊ, ˈoʊ vərˌgroʊ

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

Princeton's WordNet

  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).

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Overgrow

    ō-vėr-grō′, v.t. to grow beyond: to rise above: to cover with growth.—v.i. to grow beyond the proper size.—adj. Overgrown′, grown beyond the natural size.—n. O′vergrowth.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overgrow in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overgrow in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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