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ripen

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of RIPEN

to become mature <pears ripening on the tree>
Related Words mellow, soften; bloom, blossom, burgeon (also bourgeon), flourish, flower; open, unfold; advance, evolve; get along, get on, gray (also grey)

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