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become

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grow into something or someone

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  • become
  • turn into
  • develop (into)
  • come to be

Synonyms for grow

to bring into existence and foster the development of

to bring or come to full development

to come to be

Synonyms for grow

pass into a condition gradually, take on a specific property or attribute

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develop and reach maturity

cultivate by growing, often involving improvements by means of agricultural techniques

come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes)

grow emotionally or mature

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become attached by or as if by the process of growth

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Rather, LaBas begins his summation, "Well if you must know, it all began 1000s of years ago in Egypt" (160), and proceeds to provide a history of Jes Grew that takes so long to convey-it is some thirty pages before we get back to the question of H.
Rather than examine Catholic schools in isolation from their lay counter- parts, Grew and Harrigan perform a real service by investigating the role played by the teaching orders in the development of universal elementary instruction.
My son planted the seed, and it grew and grew along the fence and up the tree, about 20 feet.
Instead, a seed from the lilac became lodged in - and subsequently grew out of - the trunk of their pine.
TaylorMade-adidas Golf sales in euro terms grew 34% to EUR 201 million in 2006 from EUR 149 million in 2005.
The Schwarzes said they grew the marijuana under the provisions of Proposition 215, the law passed by voters in 1996 that allows patients to grow and use marijuana if they have a recommendation from a doctor.
Sales grew 36 percent from fiscal year 1998 to 1999, and net income grew 73 percent.
Lancaster and Palmdale grew at modest rates in the past year with each city adding just over 3,000 residents apiece, according to state statistics released Tuesday.
Spending on new advertising media, such as cable and satellite television, satellite radio, business-to-business e-media, consumer Internet, movie screen advertising and videogame advertising, grew 21.
One of his plants a few years ago grew nearly 29 feet tall; four others yielded a total of 1,368 pounds of tomatoes.
Excluding the effect of the consolidation of RMC, net sales grew 8% to US$1,956 million.
She sent off for seeds and planted them, but the plants that grew weren't anything like the loofah plants in her gardening book.