Outgrow Definition

outgrew, outgrowing, outgrown, outgrows
To grow faster or larger than.
Webster's New World
To grow too large for.
To outgrow a suit.
Webster's New World
To lose, get rid of, or dispense with in the process of growing or maturing.
To outgrow one's credulity.
Webster's New World
To lose or discard in the course of maturation.
She outgrew her youthful idealism.
American Heritage
To surpass in growth.
Spring lambs were outgrowing the piglets.
American Heritage

Origin of Outgrow

  • out- +"Ž grow

    From Wiktionary

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