To no longer be interested in something – because you have changed or become older.
Romantic movies are boring… I have outgrown them.
Children outgrow their toys very quickly.
Obese people usually have many health problems.
The beginning of something.
Getting gray hair is the onset of old age.
A piece of land where fruit trees are grown.
When I was a child I used to play in the apple orchard near my house.
A short description of something.
Give me an overview of your business idea, so I can think about it over the weekend.
Someone who sees something happening from ‘outside’ the situation.
Three onlookers at the accident told the police what happened.
A strong expression of emotion.
My grandmother had an emotional outburst at John’s funeral. She had to leave the room.
Not clear / difficult to understand
Sean’s reason for quitting his job was obscure. He made the decision without thinking.
An organization or system that has developed out of a larger organization or system.
The many types of yoga classes taught today are offshoots of the yoga founded in India 5000 years ago.
Too much, or very.
Many people are overly worried about how they look.