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grow into sth

verb uk phrasal verb with grow   /ɡrəʊ/ us    /ɡroʊ/ (grew, grown)
If children grow into clothes, they gradually become big enough to wear them.Wearing clothesBecoming biggerEnlarging and inflating
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