Definition of Overstuff

1. Verb. Stuff too much. "The pillow was overstuffed"

Generic synonyms: Stuff



Definition of Overstuff

1. Verb. To stuff to excess. ¹

2. Verb. To thoroughly cushion or upholster. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Overstuff

1. [v -ED, -ING, -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Overstuff

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overstrikes
overstrode
overstrow
overstrowed
overstrowing
overstrown
overstrows
overstructured
overstrung
overstudied
overstudies
overstudious
overstudy
overstudying
overstuff (current term)
overstuffed
overstuffed chair
overstuffing
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overstyled
oversubscribe
oversubscribed
oversubscribes
oversubscribing
oversubscription
oversubsidize
oversubsidized
oversubsidizes
oversubsidizing

Literary usage of Overstuff

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1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1898)
"Taxidermists are apt to overstuff; if the subjects are large they are fattened with superabundant ..."

2. American Agriculturist (1846)
"Fowls, both young and old, are very apt to overstuff their crops, especially when they get their food irregularly, and we have no doubt that many more ..."

3. The American Agriculturist (1846)
"Fowls, both young and old, are very apt to overstuff their crops, especially when they get their food irregularly, and we have no doubt that many more ..."

4. American Medicine (1906)
"... overstuff) more often than to underfeed ; but it will just as surely result in malnutrition and disease. There is no question but that the mother's milk ..."

5. The New Sporting Magazine (1833)
"... difference between them and balls anywhere else, so I'll just drop the subject. Whether the good folks u-ere expected to overstuff themselves or what, ..."

6. Modern American Tanning: A Practical Treatise on the Manufacture of Leather (1910)
"Curriers sometimes overstuff a batch, and no attempt is made to extract some of the grease from the leather, other than what works out in the ..."

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