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overwater Line breaks: over|water

Definition of overwater in English:


Pronunciation: /əʊvəˈwɔːtə/
[with object]
Water (a plant, sports field, etc.) too much: your cutting needs some water, but make sure you don’t overwater it
More example sentences
  • The second year I compensated and overwatered the plant.
  • At the same time, be sure your plant is not getting too much water, either by overwatering or being planted in a soil that does not properly drain.
  • Some parts of these slightly rolling irrigated fields were being overwatered by as much as 20 percent.
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