English to Afrikaans Meaning :: overfeed

Overfeed :
oorvoed
- oorvoed

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Verb(1) feed excessively

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(1) Those who can eat a lot have a natural advantage over those with smaller appetites - it's easier to grow when you naturally overfeed your body.(2) Hal then begins to overfeed the dogs, thinking that this would give them more strength when all they needed was a good rest from such a tedious schedule.(3) Experience had taught her not to overfeed a starving body.(4) We seem to have learned from last year's experience not to overfeed the pigs even if they do look hungry!(5) Also, eating smaller meals ensures that you won't overfeed yourself, whereas the excess calories would likely be stored as fat.(6) ‘As the snake will initially refuse food, the collector will overfeed it,’ he said, adding that this would eventually kill the animal.(7) Anybody who has some understanding of the animal kingdom will recognise that the worst thing a dog owner can do to a pet is overfeed it.(8) On the flip side, if you overfeed Carl, he'll get fat.(9) the general view was that you cannot overfeed a baby(10) the general view was that you cannot overfeed a baby(11) Many of the birds might have overfed themselves as Richter said some had difficulty getting out of the breakers at times.(12) So far as I know, the cat has only been overfed twice since I've taken on the job of principal feeder.(13) Overtired and overfed politicians negotiate stupendous sums of other people's money into the night, finally agreeing to any nonsense so as to get home for Christmas.(14) However, the animals' prediabetic symptoms came on suddenly, after 16 weeks of being overfed .(15) Not only are our kids overfed on junk food and fast food, they are fast becoming victims of the techno age.(16) Bottle-fed babies are often overfed because parents encourage babies to empty the entire bottle.
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