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growing

adjective

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growing

verb
present participle of grow

Synonyms & Antonyms of growing (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to look after or assist the growth of by labor and care
  • a dedicated home gardener who grows tomatoes in her small garden every summer

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3 to eventually have as a state or quality
  • he will grow angry if we don't answer his question

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The first known use of growing was before the 12th century

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“Growing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/growing. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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