grow wild

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of grow wild

: to grow naturally without being planted or cared for by humans
  • The flowers grow wild along the highway.

Word by Word Definitions

grow play
  1. : to spring up and develop to maturity

  2. : to be able to grow in some place or situation

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

wild play
  1. : living in a state of nature and not ordinarily tame or domesticated

  2. : growing or produced without human aid or care

  3. : related to or resembling a corresponding cultivated or domesticated organism

  1. : a sparsely inhabited or uncultivated region or tract : wilderness

  2. : a wild, free, or natural state or existence

  1. : in a wild manner: such as

  2. : without regulation or control

  3. : off an intended or expected course


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