Definition of regrow in English:

Share this entry


Pronunciation: /riːˈɡrəʊ/

verb (past regrew; past participle regrown)

Grow or cause to grow again: [no object]: four days later the fins had started to regrow [with object]: a starfish can regrow all its arms if necessary
More example sentences
  • This perennial, bush-like plant regrows its slender leaves each time it's picked and is the strongest-tasting rocket of all.
  • Patients are given exercises to re-establish a range of facial expressions as the nerve very slowly regrows or heals.
  • The dying bulb foliage will be covered later in the season when the shrub regrows.
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.