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grow apart

(also grow away from sb)
phrasal verb with grow uk   /ɡrəʊ/  us   /ɡroʊ/ verb (grew, grown)
If two people in a close relationship grow apart, or if they grow away from each other, they gradually begin to have a less close relationship, usually because they no longer have the same interests and want the same things: There was nobody else involved, we just grew apart.
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