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Entry Word: grow
Function: verb
Text: 1 to look after or assist the growth of by labor and care <a dedicated home gardener who grows tomatoes in her small garden every summer>
Synonyms crop, cultivate, culture, promote, raise, rear, tend
Related Words breed, produce, propagate; plant, sow; gather, glean, harvest, reap; germinate, quicken, root, sprout
Near Antonyms kill; dig, extirpate, pick, pluck, pull (up), uproot; cut, hay, mow
2 to become mature <you've grown so much since we last saw each other> -- see MATURE
3 to eventually have as a state or quality <he will grow angry if we don't answer his question> -- see BECOME