grow verb (INCREASE) translate to Mandarin Chinese

Translation of "grow" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


/ɡrəʊ/ US  /ɡroʊ/ (grew, grown)
[I or L or T] to increase in size or amount, or to become more advanced or developed
Children grow so quickly.
This plant grows best in the shade.
She's grown three centimetres this year.
Football's popularity continues to grow.
The labour force is expected to grow by 2% next year.
The male deer grows large branching horns called antlers.
Increasing and intensifyingMaking progress and advancingBecoming betterBecoming biggerEnlarging and inflating
[I or T] If your hair or nails grow, or if you grow them, they become longer
Lottie wants to grow her hair long.
Are you growing a beard?
Golly, your hair's grown!
Becoming biggerEnlarging and inflatingEnlarging and inflatingBecoming bigger
[I] If a plant grows in a particular place, it exists and develops there
There were roses growing up against the wall of the cottage.
Flowers - general wordsFlowers and flowering plants
[T] If you grow a plant, you put it in the ground and take care of it, usually in order to sell it
The villagers grow coffee and maize to sell in the market.
Gardening - general words
(Definition of grow verb (INCREASE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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