Definition of overfeed
: to feed to excess
: to eat to excess
Recent Examples of overfeed from the Web
Lack of exercise, underestimations of ideal weight, and overfeeding cause plump pets, the report notes.
Most grandmas are going to overfeed you, and that’s a good mentality to have at a place like Franklin.
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OVERFEED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of overfeed for English Language Learners
: to give too much food to (someone or something)
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