Definition of overgrown
: grown abnormally or excessively large <dismissed him as an overgrown adolescent>
Examples of overgrown in a sentence
The garden is overgrown with weeds.
He acts like an overgrown child.
First Known Use of overgrown
OVERGROWN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of overgrown for English Language Learners
: covered with plants that have grown in an uncontrolled way
: grown to a size that is unusually or too large
OVERGROWN Defined for Kids
Definition of overgrown for Students
1 : grown too big <overgrown boys>
2 : covered with plants that have grown in an uncontrolled way <an overgrown path>
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