grow+out

  • 1 grow out of — index arise (originate), emanate, ensue Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 grow out — transitive verb : to cause to grow toward or arrive at maturity grow out a steer • grow out of * * * ˌgrow ˈout [intransitive] [present tense I/you/we/they …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 3 grow out of — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms grow out of : present tense I/you/we/they grow out of he/she/it grows out of present participle growing out of past tense grew out of past participle grown out of 1) grow out of something if children grow out… …

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  • 4 grow out — PHR V ERG If you grow out a hairstyle or let it grow out, you let your hair grow so that the style changes or so that you can cut off the part that you do not want. [V P n (not pron)] I also let my hair go darker and grew out my fringe... [V P]… …

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  • 5 grow out — phrasal verb [intransitive] Word forms grow out : present tense I/you/we/they grow out he/she/it grows out present participle growing out past tense grew out past participle grown out if coloured, cut, or permed hair grows out, it grows so that… …

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  • 6 grow out of — 1) PHRASAL VERB If you grow out of a type of behaviour or an interest, you stop behaving in that way or having that interest, as you develop or change. [V P P n] Most children who stammer grow out of it. 2) PHRASAL VERB When a child grows out of… …

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  • 7 grow out of — phrasal : outgrow the boy grew out of his clothes before Britain grew out of tyranny P.L.Ritzema * * * become too large to wear (a garment) blazers that they grew out of ■ become too mature to retain (a childish habit) most children grow out of… …

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  • 8 grow out of — verb a) To become too physically large for something, especially clothes. I give my old clothes to charity when Ive grown out of them. b) To become too mature for something. Still, I see you mean well enough, and are merely suffering from the… …

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  • 9 grow out — phr verb Grow out is used with these nouns as the object: ↑fringe …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 10 grow out of — {v. phr.} 1. To outgrow; become too mature for. * /As a child he had a habit of scratching his chin all the time, but he grew out of it./ 2. To result from; arise. * /Tom s illness grew out of his tendency to overwork and neglect his health./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 11 grow out of — {v. phr.} 1. To outgrow; become too mature for. * /As a child he had a habit of scratching his chin all the time, but he grew out of it./ 2. To result from; arise. * /Tom s illness grew out of his tendency to overwork and neglect his health./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 12 grow\ out\ of — v. phr. 1. To outgrow; become too mature for. As a child he had a habit of scratching his chin all the time, but he grew out of it. 2. To result from; arise. Tom s illness grew out of his tendency to overwork and neglect his health …

    Словарь американских идиом

  • 13 grow-out — in aquaculture, the stage at which young fish have grown to market size …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 14 grow out of — become too big or mature for (clothing, habit, etc.) …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 15 grow out of — Issue, proceed from, come from …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 16 grow out of (something) — 1. to become too old to be interested in something. Vinnie did a lot of stupid stuff in high school, but I always thought he d grow out of it. 2. to develop from something. His book grew out of a trip to South America as a member of a government… …

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  • 17 grow out of sth — UK US grow out of sth Phrasal Verb with grow({{}}/grəʊ/ verb (grew, grown) ► to happen as a result of or as a natural development from something: »The equity boom of the 1980s and 1990s grew out of the crushing bear market and stagflation of the… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 18 ˌgrow ˈout of sth — phrasal verb 1) if children grow out of clothes, they grow bigger and the clothes become too small for them 2) if someone grows out of a habit, they stop doing it because they have become older or wiser 3) to develop from something The idea grew… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 19 grow-out tank — a separate aquarium for fry to grow to a marketable size or large enough to be placed in an aquarium with adults …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 20 grow out of or into — become too large (or large enough) to wear. → grow …

    English new terms dictionary


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