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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Become too large or too mature for; Sprout faster than.

Usage examples (38)
  • Another challenge: children can "outgrow" a drug's benefits.
  • They're not disease resistant, but they tend to "outgrow" a lot of disease.
  • Nor do they know at all whether or not the case will ever 'outgrow' its defect.
  • Some children can "outgrow" wheezing and coughing; they may not have asthma to begin with. for more
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