Meaning of “grow out of something ” in the English Dictionary

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grow out of something

phrasal verb with grow us /ɡroʊ/ verb past tense grew /ɡru/ , past participle grown /ɡroʊn/


to develop from something that happened or existed before:

The new law grew out of people’s dissatisfaction with the election results.


to stop having an interest in something or stop doing something as you become older:

He wants to be a rapper, but I think he'll grow out of it.


to become too tall or too big to wear or use something:

Mom said she wasn’t going to buy me something I was going to grow out of next week.

(Definition of “grow out of something ” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)