grow into

Definition of grow into

  1. 1 :  to become (something) as time passes She has grown into an accomplished and charming young woman. His small company has grown into a huge international corporation.

  2. 2 :  to become large enough for (a certain size of clothing) Ben will grow into Billy's shoes in a year or two.

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

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