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Translation of "grow" - English-Spanish dictionary

grow

verb   /ɡrəʊ/ ( past tense grew, past participle grown)
A2 to become bigger or taller as time passes crecer Children grow very quickly.
A2 If a plant grows, or you grow it, it develops from a seed to a full plant. crecer, cultivar These plants grow well in sandy soil.
B1 to increase crecer The problem grows every year.
to become hacerse We’ve grown older.
B1 If your hair or nails grow, or if you grow them, they get longer. crecer, dejar crecer
→  Phrasal verbs grow up
(Definition of grow from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

grow

verb /ɡrəu/ ( past tense grew /ɡruː/, past participle grown)
(of plants) to develop crecer Carrots grow well in this soil.
to become bigger, longer etc crecer My hair has grown too long Our friendship grew as time went on.
to cause or allow to grow dejarse He has grown a beard.
(with into) to change into, in becoming mature hacerse, convertirse en Your daughter has grown into a beautiful woman.
to become hacerse It’s growing dark.
grower noun
a person who grows (plants etc) cultivador a tomato grower.
grown adjective
adult adulto a grown man These deer are fully grown.
growth // noun
the act or process of growing, increasing, developing etc crecimiento, desarrollo the growth of trade unionism.
something that has grown crecimiento, salida (de pelo); (of beard) barba a week’s growth of beard.
the amount by which something grows crecimiento We measured the growth of the plant over a two-week period.
something unwanted which grows tumor a cancerous growth.
grown-up noun
an adult. adulto All children must be accompanied by a grown-up.
grown-up adjective
mature; adult; fully grown adulto, grande, mayor Her children are grown up now a grown-up daughter.
grow on phrasal verb
to gradually become liked gustar cada vez más, llegar a gustar, terminar gustando I didn’t like the painting at first, but it has grown on me.
grow up phrasal verb
to become an adult crecer, hacerse mayor I’m going to be an train driver when I grow up.
(Definition of grow from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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