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  • grow from — [phrasal verb] grow from (something) : to come from or originate from (something) The company grew from an idea he had in college. • • • Main Entry: ↑grow …   Useful english dictionary

  • grow from — phr verb Grow from is used with these nouns as the object: ↑seed …   Collocations dictionary

  • grow from — Synonyms and related words: accrue from, arise from, be contingent on, be due to, bud from, come from, come out of, depend on, derive from, descend from, emanate from, emerge from, ensue from, flow from, follow from, germinate from, grow out of,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • grow — W1S1 [grəu US grou] v past tense grew [gru:] past participle grown [grəun US groun] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(increase)¦ 2¦(person/animal)¦ 3¦(plants)¦ 4¦(hair/nails)¦ 5¦(become)¦ 6¦(improve)¦ 7 it/money doesn t grow on trees …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • grow — [grəʊ ǁ groʊ] verb grew PASTTENSE [gruː] grown PASTPART [grəʊn ǁ groʊn] COMMERCE 1. [intransitive] to increase in amount, size, or degree: • Seaman grew rapidly, becoming one of the largest advertisers in t …   Financial and business terms

  • grow — v. 1) (d; intr.) ( to develop ) to grow from (oaks grow from acorns) 2) (d; intr.) ( to develop ) to grow into (the small shop grew into a large firm) 3) (colloq.) (d; intr.) to grow on ( to become likable ) (the strange new sculpture just grows… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • grow — [ grou ] (past tense grew [ gru ] ; past participle grown [ groun ] ) verb *** ▸ 1 about children/animals ▸ 2 about plants/cells etc. ▸ 3 about hair/nails ▸ 4 increase in size ▸ 5 increase in success ▸ 6 develop character ▸ 7 start to have… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Grow — (gr[=o]), v. i. [imp. {Grew} (gr[udd]); p. p. {Grown (gr[=o]n); p. pr. & vb. n. {Growing}.] [AS. gr[=o]wan; akin to D. groeijen, Icel. gr[=o]a, Dan. groe, Sw. gro. Cf. {Green}, {Grass}.] 1. To increase in size by a natural and organic process; to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • grow away from — ˌgrow a ˈway from [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they grow away from he/she/it grows away from present participle growing away from past tense grew away from …   Useful english dictionary

  • grow — [grō] vi. grew, grown, growing [ME growen < OE growan, akin to ON grōa, OHG gruoen < IE base * ghrō , to grow, turn green > GREEN, GRASS] 1. to come into being or be produced naturally; spring up; sprout 2. to exist as living vegetation; …   English World dictionary

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