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crowd out

Definition of crowd out

  1. :  to push, move, or force (something or someone) out of a place or situation by filling its space <The quick-growing grass is crowding out native plants.> <She worries that junk food is crowding fruits and vegetables out of her children's diet.>



Word by Word Definitions

crowdplay
  1. :  to press on :  hurry

    :  to press close

    :  to collect in numbers

  1. :  a large number of persons especially when collected together :  throng

    :  the great body of the people :  populace

    :  most of one's peers

  1. :  an ancient Celtic stringed instrument that is plucked or bowed —called also crwth

    :  violin

  1. :  in a direction away from the inside or center

    :  outside

    :  from among others

  1. :  eject, oust

    :  to identify publicly as being such secretly

    :  to identify as being a closet homosexual

  1. : used as a function word to indicate an outward movement

  1. :  situated outside :  external

    :  out-of-bounds

    :  situated at a distance :  outlying

  1. :  outside

    :  one who is out of office or power or on the outside

    :  an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball


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