grow aware
index comprehend (understand), construe (comprehend)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • aware — 1. Aware is generally predicative in use, i.e. it stands after a noun or as a complement after a verb such as be, become, grow, seem, etc. It can be followed by of or a that clause: • I had to be aware of…the balance between committed pro… …   Modern English usage

  • grow to — 1. To advance to, come to (archaic) 2. (of milk) to stick to the pan and develop a bad taste in heating (so prob Shakespeare, Merchant of Venice, II.2; obsolete) • • • Main Entry: ↑grow * * * You use get to or grow to in front of another verb to… …   Useful english dictionary

  • get to - grow to — You use get to or grow to in front of another verb to say that someone gradually acquires a particular attitude. Grow to is more formal than get to. I got to like the whole idea. I grew to dislike working for the cinema …   Useful english dictionary

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  • construe — I (comprehend) verb accipere, analyze, apprehend, ascertain the meaning of, assimilate, be aware of, be given to understand, cognize, conceive of, conclude, conclude from evidence, consignify, decipher, decode, deduce, deduce by interpretation,… …   Law dictionary

  • comprehend — I (include) verb be composed of, be comprised of, be made up of, circumscribe, compass, comprise, consist of, constitute, contain, cover, embody, embrace, encircle, encompass, envelop, incorporate, involve, possess, span, take in associated… …   Law dictionary

  • understand — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. know, comprehend, grasp, catch; perceive, discern, penetrate, apprehend; interpret, construe, fathom; gather, infer, assume; realize, believe; sympathize (with). See meaning, intelligence,… …   English dictionary for students

  • emo — 1. (Emo) (63330↑, 20015↓) Genre of softcore punk music that integrates unenthusiastic melodramatic 17 year olds who dont smile, high pitched overwrought lyrics and inaudible guitar rifts with tight wool sweaters, tighter jeans, itchy scarfs (even …   Urban English dictionary

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  • china — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. a translucent ceramic material, biscuit fired at a high temperature, its glaze fired at a low temperature. 2. any porcelain ware. 3. plates, cups, saucers, etc., collectively. 4. figurines made of porcelain or ceramic material …   Universalium

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