Definitions

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  • v. To grow up - John Milton

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intransitive v. To grow up.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To grow up. Milton, P. L., ix. 677.

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Examples

  • Now this Wady was a desert waste, without grass or water; so she turned a third face of the jewel towards the sky, and said, “By the virtue of the names of Allah, let trees upgrow here and a river flow beside them!”

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • Now this Wady was a desert waste, without grass or water; so she turned a third face of the jewel towards the sky, and said, "By the virtue of the names of Allah, let trees upgrow here and a river flow beside them!"

    Arabian nights. English

  • Withering still at the sight which still they upgrow to encounter.

    Amours De Voyage

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