overpeople

[ oh-ver-pee-puhl ]
/ ˌoʊ vərˈpi pəl /

verb (used with object), o·ver·peo·pled, o·ver·peo·pling.

to overpopulate: The town has been overpeopled by those leaving the farms.

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Origin of overpeople

First recorded in 1675–85; over- + people
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