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Synonyms for grow

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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References in periodicals archive ?
Part of growing up is growing away from your parents.
But Mel C only turned up after the rest of the band, Posh Spice Victoria Beckham, Scary Spice Mel Gulzar and Baby Spice Emma Bunton had left - fuelling rumours that she is growing away from their girly image.
Campers ages twelve to fifteen are becoming more independent, growing away from family ties and influences.
They are adolescent Francoise (Laetitia Legrix), who feels herself growing away from her family and her nowhere hometown; and Sonia (Mireille Roussel), whose return home with her husband and baby reopens the past wounds that caused her to attempt suicide and to sink into chronic depression.
PRUNE new growth on young plum trees back by about half and prune wall-trained plums by cutting off any growths that are growing away from the wall.