Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Russian translation of “develop”

develop

verb     /dɪˈveləp/
CHANGE [I, T] B1 to grow or change and become more advanced, or to make someone or something do this
развивать(ся)
The baby develops inside the mother for nine months. He's developing into a very good tennis player.Making progress and advancingBecoming better
MAKE [T] B1 to make something new such as a product
разрабатывать, создавать
Scientists are developing new drugs all the time.Inventing, designing and innovationCreating and producing
ILLNESS [T] B2 to start to have something, such as an illness, problem, or feeling
развиваться, проявляться
Shortly after take-off the plane developed engine trouble.Being and falling ill
HAPPEN [I] to start to happen or exist
появляться, возникать
Further problems may develop if you do not deal with this now.Causing things to happen
FILM [T] to use special chemicals on a piece of film to make photographs appear
проявлять (пленку)
I need to get my holiday photos developed.Photography
BUILD [T] to build houses, factories, shops, etc on a piece of land
строить
Construction work and workers
(Definition of develop verb from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Definitions of “develop” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

closeness

the quality of knowing someone very well, liking them a lot, and wanting to spend a lot of time together

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More