Translation of "grow" - English-Italian dictionary


verb uk /ɡrəʊ/ (past tense grew, past participle grown)

A2 to become bigger or taller as time passes

Children grow very quickly.

A2 If a plant grows, or you grow it, it develops from a seed to a full plant.

crescere, coltivare
These plants grow well in sandy soil.

B1 to increase

The problem grows every year.

to become

We’ve grown older.

B1 If your hair or nails grow, or if you grow them, they get longer.

(far) crescere, allungarsi

(Translation of “grow” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)