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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Abounded in usually unwanted vegetation

Usage examples (33)
  • Verb (used without object) : When the vegetable overgrows, it tends to be woody. ,An untended garden will quickly overgrow
  • Lush jungle practically overgrew the plastic walls.
  • This close, the vines which overgrew it had a powerful herbal smell.
  • The lawn overgrew what remained of the brick edging along the front walk. for more
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