over-grown[ oh-ver-groh, oh-ver-groh ]SEE DEFINITION OF over-grown
Synonyms for over-grown
- two left feet
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR OVER-GROWN
The terrace was in a ruinous state, over-grown with grass and brambles and acacias.
His was simply a case of an over-grown and exuberant imagination.
Here the King (Harold) was buried; his tomb is over-grown with ivy.
Big, over-grown boys are sure to be awkward, and “Lub” was no exception.
It was the first one I had seen, and seemed an over-grown spider.
I tried to locate the stable, but there was no evidence of any outhouse except some charred and over-grown timbers.
I could not help comparing them to an over-grown maggot, and their motion is similar to that insect.
"Quit foolin'," said Elerson, as the two big, over-grown boys seized each other and began a rough-and-tumble frolic.
He had given up the front room to his guest, and his own window looked out on an over-grown garden.
She walked on far among the trees, with her baby in her arms, till she came to an old quarry hole all over-grown with grass.