Meaning of “crowd out someone/something” in the English Dictionary


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crowd out someone/something

phrasal verb with crowd us /krɑʊd/ verb [ I/T ]

to make it impossible for someone or something to succeed because of great numbers or strength:

Invasive foreign plants crowd out native species and harm wildlife.

(Definition of “crowd out someone/something” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)