grow out

phrasal verb
grew out; grown out; growing out; grows out

Definition of grow out

: to allow (something) to get longer She's growing out her hair.

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“Grow out.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/grow%20out. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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