überwachsen

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German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

überwachsen (comparative überwachsener, superlative am überwachsensten)

  1. overgrown
    • 1921, Elisabeth von Heyking, Die Trommel, in Weberin Schuld, G. Grote'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, page 7:
      Die Pfade des Gartens waren überwachsen, Rasen und Beete zu einem Feld blühenden Unkrauts geworden.
      The paths of the garden were overgrown, lawns and beds had become a field of blooming weeds.

Usage notes[edit]

  • The comparative and superlative forms are exceedingly rare, but are attested.

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Verb[edit]

überwachsen

  1. to overgrow

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