grow apart

Definition of grow apart

  1. :  to become less friendly or emotionally close as time passes :  to become distant from someone My wife and I have grown apart over the years.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to spring up and develop to maturity

    :  to be able to grow in some place or situation

    :  to assume some relation through or as if through a process of natural growth

  1. :  at a little distance

    :  away from one another in space or time

    :  as a separate unit :  independently

  1. :  separate, isolated

    :  holding different opinions :  divided

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