overpeopled

adjective over·peo·pled \ ˌō-vər-ə-ˈpē-pəld \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of overpeopled

: containing more people than can be supported : overpopulated
  • Ireland, with half the population of fifty years ago, is still poor to the verge of famine, and is therefore still overpeopled.
  • —Alfred Russel Wallace

First Known Use of overpeopled

1677


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