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grow

Pronunciation: /grəʊ/

Translation of grow in French:

vt (prét grew pp, grown)

  • 2 laisser pousser [beard, nails] to grow 5 cm [person] grandir de 5 cm [plant] pousser de 5 cm

vi (prét grew pp, grown)

  • 2 [population, tension] augmenter (by de); [company, economy] se développer; [opposition, support, problem] devenir plus important; [crisis] s'aggraver
  • 3 devenir [hotter, stronger] to grow old vieillir to grow impatient s'impatienter I grew to like him j'ai appris à l'aimer

Phrasal verbs

grow apart

s'éloigner l'un de l'autre

grow on

it grows on you on finit par l'aimer he's growing on me je commence à le trouver plus sympathique

grow out of

he's grown out of his suit son costume est devenu trop petit pour lui 1.1he'll grow out of it (of habit) ça lui passera

grow up

[gen], grandir when I grow up quand je serai grand

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