grow into

phrasal verb

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

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“Grow into.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Jun. 2023.

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