verb (used with object), out·grew, out·grown, out·grow·ing.
verb (used without object), out·grew, out·grown, out·grow·ing.
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Example sentences from the Web for outgrow
I happened to see a tutorial on mask-making and the task looked so simple, I thought surely I could turn my children’s outgrown shirts into face masks featuring sharks, dinosaurs and superheroes.Some objects will remind us of the pandemic long after it’s over|Theresa Vargas|February 17, 2021|Washington Post
Players regularly outgrow more limited roles on their original teams, particularly since the WNBA has so few roster spots to go around.
I had invested in a few pieces of more expensive maternity wear at the time, and I outgrew them when I got to the third trimester.The future of maternity workwear is all in the details|Rachel King|January 31, 2021|Fortune
I used to think this was done to keep crape myrtles from outgrowing their allotted spaces, but I suspect it has become a more invidious act, something that is now so common that folks are led to believe it’s entirely correct and, indeed, needed.It’s tree-pruning season. Here’s how to do it without resorting to ‘crape murder.’|Adrian Higgins|January 27, 2021|Washington Post
When he outgrew his toddler car seat, he still needed a seat with a harness, as he is unable to sit in place with just a lap belt.
In 1866 the Conservatoire outgrew its quarters in Rubinsteins house, and it became necessary to locate it in a larger building.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
There was something of the ballerina in her temperament, also, which she never entirely outgrew.Memoirs of an American Prima Donna|Clara Louise Kellogg
And because his success was slow, his ambition never outgrew either his judgment or his powers.A Short Life of Abraham Lincoln|John G. Nicolay
All nations may be said to have experienced such a paternal government, but most nations outgrew it.The Soul of the Far East|Percival Lowell
Each parenthesis126 outgrew its proper limits, till he forgot what should have been the main story.Other Main-Travelled Roads|Hamlin Garland