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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Garden plantings that are too big and full of weeds.

Usage examples (34)
  • I have a garden of my own, But so with roses overgrown, And lilies, that you would it guess to be a little wilderness.
  • Verb (used without object) : When the vegetable overgrows, it tends to be woody. ,An untended garden will quickly overgrow
  • Most of these drives took place in overgrown thickets, swamps, etc.
  • The lions too may be called overgrown feals; for they are all of the fame fpecics. for more
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