Example sentences for: overgrown

How can you use “overgrown” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In fact, in the relatively small area that most visitors are likely to cover, Madrid doesn’t really feel like an overgrown, Europeanized capital.

  • That was the perplexed comment that greeted my first halting efforts to explain the Clinton scandal to my children, ages 6 and 9. I promptly began quoting the profundity to my friends and reflecting indignantly, along with the rest of America, on what a poor role model the overgrown youth in the White House is for our youth.

  • 5C) and was stable on overgrown confluent HUVEC up to 96 hrs in culture (not shown).

  • It will seem as if one day, things are going along just fine--fresh, new leaves and flowers--and the next, I haven't finished with this, I forgot about that, I neglected this, I left that out in the rain, that should have been moved, that is overgrown, that is dead, and the weeds are taking over . Taking to bed with Henry Mitchell is the surest palliative I know.

  • Its exotic character is enhanced by the twin-columned 13th-century cloister overgrown with tropical plants, orange, lemon, and palm trees.

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