outgrow

US [aʊtˈɡroʊ]
UK [ˌaʊtˈɡrəʊ]
  • v.长得穿不下(衣服);增长得容不进(某地);比…长得高(或大、快)
  • Web长得比……快;蜕变;生长速度超过
Past Tense:outgrew  Past Participle:outgrown  Simple Present:outgrows  Present Participle:outgrowing  
outgrow
v.
1.
~ sth
长得穿不下(衣服);增长得容不进(某地)to grow too big to be able to wear or fit into sth
She's already outgrown her school uniform.
她已经长得连校服都不能穿了。
The company has outgrown its offices.
公司发展得办公室都不够用了。
2.
~ sb
比…长得高(或大、快)to grow taller, larger or more quickly than another person
He's already outgrown his older brother.
他已长得比他哥哥还高。
3.
~ sth
因长大而放弃;年增志移to stop doing sth or lose interest in sth as you become older
He's outgrown his passion for rock music.
随着年龄的增长,他已对摇滚乐失去了热情。

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