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Definition of Grow

Grow

  1. To increase in size by a natural and organic process; to increase in bulk by the gradual assimilation of new matter into the living organism; -- said of animals and vegetables and their organs.
  2. To increase in any way; to become larger and stronger; to be augmented; to advance; to extend; to wax; to accrue.
  3. To spring up and come to matturity in a natural way; to be produced by vegetation; to thrive; to flourish; as, rice grows in warm countries.
  4. To pass from one state to another; to result as an effect from a cause; to become; as, to grow pale.
  5. To become attached of fixed; to adhere.
  6. To cause to grow; to cultivate; to produce; as, to grow a crop; to grow wheat, hops, or tobacco.

Grow Quotations

You grow up the day you have the first real laugh at yourself.
Ethel Barrymore

Out of difficulties grow miracles. - Jean de la Bruyere
Out of difficulties grow miracles.
Jean de la Bruyere

I love those who can smile in trouble, who can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but they whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves their conduct, will pursue their principles unto death.
Leonardo da Vinci

Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.
Anthony J. D'Angelo

We need to give each other the space to grow, to be ourselves, to exercise our diversity. We need to give each other space so that we may both give and receive such beautiful things as ideas, openness, dignity, joy, healing, and inclusion.
Max de Pree
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Grow Translations

grow in Afrikaans is kweek, word, aankweek, raak
grow in Danish is blive, vokse, ske
grow in Dutch is toegaan, voortgang hebben, gebeuren
grow in Norwegian is dyrke, vokse
grow in Spanish is crecer
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