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English definition of “grown-up”


noun [C]    /ˈɡroʊnˌʌp/
an adult : The grown-ups sat inside while the children played in the yard . grown-up    /ˈɡroʊnˌʌp/ adjective [not gradable] She has three grown-up sons .
(Definition of grown-up noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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