Definition of Mature in English :
Define Mature in English
Mature meaning in English
Meaning of Mature in English
Pronunciation of Mature in English
Mature pronunciation in English
Pronounce Mature in Englishsee synonyms of mature
develop and reach maturity; undergo maturation
Example Sentences:'He matured fast''The child grew fast'
develop and work out fully in one's mind
Example Sentences:'I need to mature my thoughts'
become due for repayment
Example Sentences:'These bonds mature in 2005'
4. mature, ripen
cause to ripen or develop fully
Example Sentences:'The sun ripens the fruit''Age matures a good wine'
grow old or older
Example Sentences:'She aged gracefully''we age every day--what a depressing thought!''Young men senesce'
6. mature, suppurate
cause to ripen and discharge pus
Example Sentences:'The oil suppurates the pustules'
characteristic of maturity
Example Sentences:'mature for her age'
having reached full natural growth or development
Example Sentences:'a mature cell'
10. mature, ripe
fully developed or matured and ready to be eaten or used
Example Sentences:'ripe peaches''full-bodied mature wines'
11. fledged, mature
(of birds) having developed feathers or plumage; often used in combination
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.
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