Definition of grow like a weedchiefly US, informal
- Look at you! You're growing like a weed!
: 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
: a plant that is not valued where it is growing and is usually of vigorous growth
: a weedy growth of plants
: an aquatic plant
: to remove weeds or something harmful
: to clear of weeds
: to free from something hurtful or offensive
: dress worn as a sign of mourning (as by a widow)
: a band of crape worn on a man's hat as a sign of mourning
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