Translation of "grow" - English-Japanese dictionary

grow

verb uk /ɡrəʊ/ us /ɡroʊ/ past tense grew, past participle grown

A2 to become bigger or taller as time passes

成長する, 大きくなる
Children grow very quickly.

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

(植物が)育つ, (植物)を育てる
These plants grow well in sandy soil.

B1 to increase

増える, 増大する
The problem grows every year.

to become

(~の状態に)なる
We’ve grown older.

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

(髪・つめが)伸びる

Phrasal verb(s)

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