Definition of overfeed in English:


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Pronunciation: /əʊvəˈfiːd

verb (past and past participle overfed)

[with object]
Give too much food to: the general view was that you cannot overfeed a baby
More example sentences
  • So far as I know, the cat has only been overfed twice since I've taken on the job of principal feeder.
  • According to veterinarians surveyed, more than half of the nation's cats and dogs are overfed, which can lead to health problems.
  • ‘As the snake will initially refuse food, the collector will overfeed it,’ he said, adding that this would eventually kill the animal.

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