Pronunciation: ‘grO

Function: verb


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; to increase in size by assimilation of material into the living organism or by accretion of material in a non-biological process; to develop from a parent source; to pass into a condition; to have an increasing influence; to become increasingly acceptable or attractive


to cause to grow; to let grow on the body; to promote the development of


to sprout and harvest ideas; to produce something for others’ consumption and interest; to sponsor reflection or contemplation through the insertion of growing things in unlikely places; to be willing to wonder