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English definition of “grow into sth”

grow into sth

phrasal verb with grow     /ɡrəʊ/ US  /ɡroʊ/ verb (grew, grown)
If children grow into clothes, they gradually become big enough to wear them.Wearing clothesBecoming biggerEnlarging and inflating
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