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o·ver·fish

 (ō′vər-fĭsh′)
v. o·ver·fished, o·ver·fish·ing, o·ver·fish·es
v.tr.
1. To fish (a body of water) to such a degree as to deplete or exhaust the supply of fish or shellfish.
2. To deplete or exhaust (a stock of fish or shellfish) by excessive fishing.
v.intr.
1. To overfish a body of water.
2. To overfish a stock of fish or shellfish.

overfish

(ˌəʊvəˈfɪʃ)
vb (tr)
(Fishing) to fish excessively, thus reducing fish species, etc

o•ver•fish

(ˌoʊ vərˈfɪʃ)

v.t.
to fish (an area) excessively; exhaust the supply of usable fish in (a body of water).
[1865]

overfish


Past participle: overfished
Gerund: overfishing

Imperative
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Present
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Preterite
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Present Continuous
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Present Perfect
I have overfished
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Past Continuous
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Past Perfect
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Future
I will overfish
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Future Perfect
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Future Continuous
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been overfishing
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been overfishing
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Past Perfect Continuous
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Conditional
I would overfish
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Past Conditional
I would have overfished
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