Grow synonyms and antonyms

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Flourish is defined as to grow well, to succeed, to make big wave-like movements.
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To increase the extent, number, volume or scope of (something).
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To prosper or flourish; be successful, esp. as the result of economical management
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To progress is to move forward or advance towards completion.
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(Idiomatic) to attempt something new or different, but related
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To join by or fit into a gain.
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To breed quickly
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To make available and effective to fulfill a particular end or need:
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The definition of evolve is to develop gradually or set free.
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To grow to be; change or develop into by growth
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To develop; flourish:
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To rise in price or cost; increase
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To go or apply (to) for help
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(Rare) Continuous growth; an accretion.
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To be in charge of or at work at; manage or operate
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To tend the sick, injured, etc. as a nurse
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Plant means to put something in the ground.
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(Intransitive, with adjective) To increasingly assume the specified characteristic, become.
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(Figuratively) To postpone an action that would extinguish something, as a debt.
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To become
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To change slowly
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(Intransitive) to grow ripe; to become mature, as in botany: grain, fruit, flowers, and the like; as, grapes ripen in the sun.
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To maintain throughout; to keep intact.
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To start doing, acting, going, etc.; get under way
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Strong in growth; growing with vigour or rapidity, hence, coarse or gross.
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Like seed in being a source or a first stage in development; germinal; originative
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Growth in size, esp. by addition or accumulation
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A process of development and change from one state to another, as of the universe in its development through time.
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(Archaic) To build; establish
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To move from one position to a higher position by one jump.
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To flower is defined as to come into your own and develop well or, in the case of a plant, to produce a bloom.
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To become
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To cause to shrink or contract; specif., to cause (fabric) to shrink by a special process in manufacturing so as to minimize later shrinkage
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The definition of alter means to make something different without completely changing it.
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To shift is to move or change, or to cause something else to move or change.
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To arise; derive:
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To take or catch (a scheduled transportation service).
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(Idiomatic) To transform into; cause to become.
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(Intransitive) To become better.
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To make or become mellow.
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To become better
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To change slowly
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To change slowly
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(Intransitive, finance) To reach the date when payment is due
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To form by the accumulation of materials or constituent parts; to build up; to erect.
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To nurse; cherish:
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To bring forth; yield:
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To produce (plants) by selective pollination
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To deal in a market; buy or sell
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To tend in an early stage of development:
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(Intransitive) To shrivel, droop or dry up, especially from lack of water.
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To proceed with (doing an activity); to prolong (an activity).
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To return to a previous, usually worse or less developed state:
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The definition of harm is to hurt or damage something.
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To fail to care for or attend to sufficiently or properly; slight
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Increasing in effect, size, quantity, etc. by successive additions; accumulated
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(Embryology) Of or relating to an embryo.
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That grows.
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Describing the state, aspect, or practice of an abstract concept.
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(Medicine) A surgical procedure to enlarge a body part, as breast augmentation.
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(Biology) The growing together of related parts, tissues, or cells.
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(Uncountable, biology) The process by which a mature multicellular organism or part of an organism is produced by the addition of new cells.
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(Biology) The process by which cells or tissues undergo a change toward a more specialized form or function, especially during embryonic development.
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To acquire, develop, or refine, as by education:
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To make greater, as in cost, value, attractiveness, etc.; heighten; augment
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To increase in quantity or bulk by adding a cheaper substance:
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To stop is defined as to block, close, defeat, prevent from moving or bring to an end.
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(Intransitive) To appear suddenly.
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(Intransitive): To have one's physique expand with maturity or with surplus weight.
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A usually unwanted or unnecessary accretion:
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Development from a lower or simpler to a higher or more complex form; evolution.
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(Mathematics) A small positive or negative change in the value of a variable.
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The process of becoming mature.
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(Pathology, oncology) An abnormal new growth of disorganized tissue in animals or plants.
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(Obsolete) To sprout; to put forth buds; to shoot forth, as a branch.
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To cause to grow or increase rapidly.
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(Gram.) To inflect (a noun, pronoun, or adjective) systematically, giving its different forms according to case, number, and gender
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(Idiomatic) to strengthen or reinforce; to add substance to
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In an embryonic stage; in the first stage of growth or development
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To make less; to diminish; to reduce.
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To bar or hinder the progress of; obstruct or delay
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Come means to reach a particular state or action.
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To become
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To cause to become greater in size, amount, degree, etc.; add to; augment
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To make larger; increase in size, volume, extent, etc.; broaden; expand
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To stretch out, open out (a material etc.) so that it more fully covers a given area of space. [from 13th c.]
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To be great in number or amount:
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To raise; to excite; to stir up.
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To change slowly
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To carry offspring in the uterus from conception to delivery.
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To rise or cause to rise rapidly and suddenly:
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(Idiomatic) To accumulate a debt.
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To lay aside, abandon, or leave for another; switch:
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(Intransitive) To enjoy luxury.
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(Idiomatic) To stop acting as or like a child (often used as an imperative interjection).
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To sprout means to grow.
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Used other than as an idiom. to shoot upwards
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(Intransitive, simile) To spread or disseminate rapidly or uncontrollably.
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To come up with a "pop" sound.
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To become larger
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The evolutionary development and history of a species or higher taxonomic grouping of organisms.
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Proliferation is a rapid increase in numbers or rapid growth.
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(Intransitive) To increase, to augment; to come to by way of increase; to arise or spring as a growth or result; to be added as increase, profit, or damage, especially as the produce of money lent.
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(Music) To increase an interval, especially the largest interval in a triad, by a half step (chromatic semitone).
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To put forth or produce buds:
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To cause to sprout or grow.
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To sit on eggs to provide heat, so as to promote embryonic development and the hatching of young; brood.
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To ripen; mature
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Multiply is defined as to cause to increase in number or degree.
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Any of various fungi that produce a fleshy fruiting body, which usually consists of a stalk topped by an umbrella-shaped cap. Many mushrooms are basidiomycetes. Some species of mushrooms are edible, though many are poisonous. The term mushroom is often applied to the stalk and cap alone.
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To promote growth; to furnish nutriment.
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(Computing) To cause to take effect on all relevant devices in a network.
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To begin; to develop.
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(Intransitive) to advance through a sequence; to take turns.
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To be elated; to rise arrogantly.
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To waste away or fail to develop
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(Soccer) To shoot; kick the ball in hope of scoring a goal.
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(Music) To reduce (a perfect or a minor interval) by a half step
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To check the growth or development of; dwarf
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The definition of halt is to hesitate, to put a stop to something or to come to a sudden stop.
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To make (a quantity) smaller.
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(Chemistry) To decrease the valence of an atom by adding electrons.
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To make stagnant
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To decrease gradually in size, number, strength, or intensity:
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To consider to be or cause to appear greater than is really the case; exaggerate:
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To make larger or more powerful; increase.
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The definition of burgeon means to grow or blossom.
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(Intransitive) To rapidly grow out of proportion or control.
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To rise or fly high into the air
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(Intransitive) to surge up, or to become stronger or greater
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To bring or come to full development
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The definition of acquire means to get or to come into control of something.
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Farm is defined as to grow crops or raise animals.
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To originate is to start something or cause something to start.
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Arise is defined as to come into existence or to come up, often unexpectedly.
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To rise into view, being, or activity
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To speak or write in detail (on or upon a subject)
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To become larger
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To expand in order to fulfill a larger function:
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To prepare for and undertake (an expedition, campaign, etc.)
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To develop or give form to (something) according to a plan or process.
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To gather or cause to increase; amass:
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(Intransitive) To begin to operate.
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To go by; move by or past
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To grow as plants
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To boost is defined as to raise, push higher, increase or promote.
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To increase in intensity, extent, or amount:
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To cause to seem or appear larger than is really so; increase the apparent size of, esp. by means of a lens or lenses
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The process by which cells and organisms produce other cells and organisms of the same kind. &diamf3; The reproduction of organisms by the union of male and female reproductive cells (gametes) is called sexual reproduction. Many unicellular and most multicellular organisms reproduce sexually. &diamf3; Reproduction in which offspring are produced by a single parent, without the union of reproductive cells, is called asexual reproduction. The fission (splitting) of bacterial cells and the cells of multicellular organisms by mitosis is a form of asexual reproduction, as is the budding of yeast cells and the generation of clones by runners in plants. Many plants and fungi are capable of reproducing both sexually and asexually, as are some animals, such as sponges and aphids.
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(Idiomatic) To strengthen.
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To attend to the needs of, especially in the manner of a nurse or personal aide.
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