Predicate: outgrow

Roleset id: outgrow.01 , become too big for, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

outgrow.01: OUTGROW-V NOTES: Frames file for 'outgrow' based on sentences in wsj. No Verbnet entry. (from outgrow.01-v predicate notes)


outgrow (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: entity getting too big
        Arg1-PPT: too big for what

Example: too big for your britches

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        ``In the past, customers had to go to IBM when they outgrew the VAX.

        Arg0: they
        Rel: outgrew
        Arg1: the VAX