Example sentences for: overgrown

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

  • 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.

  • The overgrown façade of his house was legendary in Washington, as were the garden's weeds, mud, and the black plastic pond tubs he never bothered to sink into the ground.

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

  • Like Shh +/-embryos, Shh -/-embryos had overgrown headfolds after administration of the Hh agonist (Figure 3fand h).

  • Although little more than an overgrown village, it was a haven for young northern Europeans seeking an inexpensive vacation with much sun, sand, and sangría.


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