Translation of "grow" - English-Portuguese dictionary


verb uk /ɡrəʊ/ us /ɡroʊ/ 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.

crescer, cultivar
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.

(deixar) crescer

Phrasal verb(s)

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