Meaning of overgrow
Pronunciation: (ō"vur-grō', ō'vur-grō"), [key]
— v., -grew, -grown, -grow•ing.
- to grow over; cover with a growth of something.
- to grow beyond, grow too large for, or outgrow.
- to outdo in growing; choke or supplant by a more exuberant growth.
- to grow to excess; grow too large: When the vegetable overgrows, it tends to be woody.
- to become grown over, as with weeds: An untended garden will quickly overgrow.
- overgrow (Thesaurus)