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Meaning of “growing” in the English Dictionary

"growing" in British English

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growingadjective

uk   /ˈɡrəʊ.ɪŋ/  us   /ˈɡroʊ-/
B2 increasing in ​size or ​quantity: There is a growing ​awareness of the ​seriousness of this ​disease. A growing ​boyneeds his ​food.

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(Definition of growing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"growing" in American English

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growingadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈɡroʊ·ɪŋ/
increasing in ​size or ​amount: There is a growing ​awareness of the ​seriousness of this ​disease.
(Definition of growing from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"growing" in Business English

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growingadjective [only before noun]

uk   us   /ˈɡrəʊɪŋ/
increasing in ​size or ​quantity: There is a growing ​awareness of the ​importance of ​recycling. We have had to ​hire five more ​employees to ​meet growing ​demand.
(Definition of growing from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “growing”
in Arabic مُتزايد…
in Korean 증가하는…
in Portuguese crescente…
in Catalan creixent…
in Japanese 増大している, 増加している…
in Chinese (Simplified) 增多的, 增强的, 增长的…
in Turkish büyüyen, artan, gelişen…
in Russian увеличивающийся, возрастающий…
in Chinese (Traditional) 增多的, 增強的, 增長的…
in Italian crescente…
in Polish rosnący…
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