Translation of "develop" - English-Portuguese dictionary


verb uk /dɪˈvel·əp/ us /dɪˈvel·əp/

B1 to change and become better, or to make someone or something become better

He’s developing into a very good tennis player.

B1 to make something new, such as a product

Scientists are developing new drugs all the time.

to start to have a problem or feeling

começar a ter
Shortly after take-off the plane developed engine trouble.

to use special chemicals on a piece of film to make photographs appear


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