Definition of Grow in English :
Define Grow in English
Grow meaning in English
Meaning of Grow in English
Pronunciation of Grow in English
Grow pronunciation in English
Pronounce Grow in Englishsee synonyms of grow
1. grow, turn
pass into a condition gradually, take on a specific property or attribute; become
Example Sentences:'The weather turned nasty''She grew angry'
become larger, greater, or bigger; expand or gain
Example Sentences:'The problem grew too large for me''Her business grew fast'
increase in size by natural process
Example Sentences:'Corn doesn't grow here''In these forests, mushrooms grow under the trees''her hair doesn't grow much anymore'
cause to grow or develop
Example Sentences:'He grows vegetables in his backyard'
develop and reach maturity; undergo maturation
Example Sentences:'He matured fast''The child grew fast'
come into existence; take on form or shape
Example Sentences:'A new religious movement originated in that country''a love that sprang up from friendship''the idea for the book grew out of a short story''An interesting phenomenon uprose'
cultivate by growing, often involving improvements by means of agricultural techniques
Example Sentences:'The Bordeaux region produces great red wines''They produce good ham in Parma''We grow wheat here''We raise hogs here'
come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes)
Example Sentences:'He grew a beard''The patient developed abdominal pains''I got funny spots all over my body''Well-developed breasts'
9. develop, grow
grow emotionally or mature
Example Sentences:'The child developed beautifully in her new kindergarten''When he spent a summer at camp, the boy grew noticeably and no longer showed some of his old adolescent behavior'
become attached by or as if by the process of growth
Example Sentences:'The tree trunks had grown together'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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