Overfish Definition

overfished, overfishes, overfishing
To fish (a body of water, region, etc.) to excess, depleting the stock of fish or of a certain fish.
Webster's New World
To so deplete (a stock of fish or a certain fish)
Webster's New World
To overfish a body of water.
American Heritage
To overfish a stock of fish or shellfish.
American Heritage

Origin of Overfish

  • over- +"Ž fish

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