from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- v. Past participle of grow.
- adj. Having full growth; mature: a grown woman.
- adj. Produced or cultivated in a certain way or place: locally grown produce.
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- v. Past participle of grow
- adj. Covered by growth; overgrown.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- p. p. of grow.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Increased in growth; enlarged; swollen.
- Arrived at full growth or stature.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. (of animals) fully developed
Sorry, no etymologies found.
From earliest morning the street that led to the Castle had seen a strange procession of poor and aged women pass, carrying flowers grown in window-gardens in the scant sunlight of the long Northern winterloved up, they say in Danish for grown; in no other way could it be done.
In the United States, Walmart has committed to doubling the sale of locally sourced produce, which we define as grown and sold in the same state, to reach 9 percent of all produce sold.
The result is what he calls a grown-up cocktail equivalent of a "toastie" an Australianism for a grilled sandwich and tomato soup.
But the musician says he can express his faith even with what he calls his grown-up words.
â¨In the United States, Walmart has committed to doubling the sale of locally sourced produce, which we define as grown and sold in the same state, to reach 9 percent of all produce sold.
Earlier this year, Japanese fashion brand Uniqlo sold a linen line in that was identified as grown in France.
After all, it's out of imagination, and I personally think it's kinda fun to see how others imagine Calvin grown up: sometimes he grew up to be with Susie, sometimes he's ditched Hobbes, etc.
She should be ignored by anyone claiming interest in grown-up political discourse. libertyvalence Says:
His gaze and his hand-clasp grew firmer and steadier, if that were possible; and the question that had grown from the first in his eyes, grew only the more imperative.
The mortgage-finance firms have held conference calls to hash out details while lawyers trade new drafts of the proposed agreement, which has grown from a few paragraphs to several pages, people familiar with the negotiations said.
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