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English definition of “grow into sb/sth”

grow into sb/sth

verb uk phrasal verb with grow   /ɡrəʊ/ us    /ɡroʊ/ (grew, grown)
to develop into a particular type of person or thing: He's grown into a fine, responsible young man.
(Definition of grow into sb/sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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