Definition of the verb outgrow
What does outgrow mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections:
|simple past||past participle||present participle||third-person singular|
- grow too large or too mature for
- grow faster than
Alternative definition of the verb outgrow
- [transitive] To become too big or mature for some purpose.
- [transitive] To leave some object, habit, belief ... behind, no longer need or use it, as one grows.
- [transitive] To grow faster or taller than something or someone else.
- "OUTGROW" is BoA's 4th original Japanese album. The album features the singles Do the Motion, Make a Secret, Dakishimeru, and Everlasting. The album also features the track "First Snow" from BoA's special digital single, Merry Christmas from BoA. Several of the album's songs have either been written or composed by BoA herself.
- "Outgrow" a.k.a. "～Outgrow～" is a musical single of Gero.
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Life and letters of Oliver Wendell Holmes (1899)
by John Torrey Morse
to outgrow is a very slow and difficult one. It is illustrated by the phenomena of waste and repair in the physical system. " It is fortunate for our civilization that our early impressions are got rid of with such difficulty. The conservative principle is ...
Magical Medicine (1980)
The Folkloric Component of Medicine in the Folk Belief, Custom, and Ritual of the Peoples of Europe and America : Selected Essays of Wayland D. Hand by Wayland Debs Hand
To outgrow means to overgrow. A child suffering from convulsions was placed against the inside wall of the house and a nail was driven into the wall at the exact height of the child. When the child grew beyond the mark, it freed itself from the ...
Encyclopedia of Literary Translation Into English: A-L (2000)
by O. Classe
Translations Selection of Novels Nathan, John, Teach Us to Outgrow Our Madness: Four Short Novels, New York: Grove Press, 1977; London, Marion Boyars, 1978; London: Serpent's ...
The Chicken Encyclopedia (2012)
An Illustrated Reference by Gail Damerow
Chicks quickly outgrow both styles. Allow one hole per chick. A TROUGH FEEDER is made of either plastic or metal and comes in various lengths from about a foot (30 cm) on up. If the trough has a lid with holes through which the chicks eat, ...
Encyclopedia of Wellness (2012)
From Acai Berry to Yo-yo Dieting by Sharon K. Zoumbaris
Some children outgrow allergies to ...
Shakespeare Lexicon and Quotation Dictionary (1971)
by Alexander Schmidt, Gregor Sarrazin
Grow: fast-growing; great-grown; high-grown; long-grown; moss-grown; o'ergrow; outgrow; overgrown; rough-grown; rude-growing; thickgrown; nngrosm. Growth: o 'ergrowth. G uar d: euguard ;sufeguard; unguarded; velvet-guards. Guerdou: ...
The People's Dictionary and Every-day Encyclopedia (1883)
Comprising All the Information Needed Upon Any Subject in Daily Use : a Hand-book for Everybody for Each Day in the Year
Outgrow, v. t. To surpass in growth. Outherod, 71. t. To exceed in cruelty. Out- house, n. A small building near the main house. Outlandish, a. Foreign. Outlast, v. t. To last longer than. Outlaw, n. One excluded from the benefit of the law. Outlawry ...
The popular encyclopedia; or, 'Conversations Lexicon': [ed. by A. Whitelaw from the Encyclopedia Americana]. (1884)
by Popular encyclopedia
When a plant is cut in autumn to a given form, the upright shoots will naturally outgrow the others, and alter the form in summer. Summer pruning is best adapted to check this overgrowth, as it is less liable than autumn pruning to increase the ...
The World Almanac and Encyclopedia (1908)
Children never outgrow it, and it is not incurable. CROOKED and DISEASED KNEES, Hips, Hands, Limbs and deformities resulting from Rheumatism are successfully treated without pain. This is the only thoroughly equipped Institution ...
The Dictionary of Corporate Bullshit (2011)
by Lois Beckwith
outgrow your position 1. to expand in skill and experience beyond your current job 2. what you are told you have done after delivering above and ...
A Complete Dictionary of All the English Words, Phrases and Constructions in the Works of the Poet by Alexander Schmidt
Grow: fast-growing; great-grown; high-grown; long-grown; moss-grown; o'ergrow; outgrow; overgrown; rough -grown; rude -growing; thick- grown; ungrown. Growth : o'ergrowth. Guard: enguard; safeguard; unguarded; velvet-guards. Guerdon: ...
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Progressive societies outgrow institutions as children outgrow clothes. (Henry George)
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Scrabble value of O1U1T1G2R1O1W4
The value of this 7-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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