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grow up (v.)

"advance toward maturity," 1530s, from grow (v.) + up (adv.). As a command to be sensible, from 1951.

updated on April 24, 2015

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Definitions of grow up from WordNet

grow up (v.)
become an adult;
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.

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