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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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Campers ages twelve to fifteen are becoming more independent, growing away from family ties and influences.
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.
Tie in the woodier growths of wall shrubs like firethorn and ceanothus, and prune off shoots growing away from the wall or fence.
Remove awkward shoots growing away from the frame or into the wall.
As my children get older they seem to be growing away from me, so I feel very lonely and somehow cheated by life.