French translation of 'grown'
past participle of verb
- of grow
Example Sentences Including 'grown'
Food had been served to them earlier by an orderly grown accustomed to glacial silences, split only by the odd cracking of a wooden chair.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
He'd grown taller, his shoulders straining the seams of his flannel work shirts.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
In the past two weeks Rosie Quantock had noticed that Delia had grown careless about housekeeping.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
Trends of 'grown'
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⇒ Grass grows quickly.
L'herbe pousse vite.
⇒ Haven't you grown!
Comme tu as grandi!
- [beard, hair, nails]
- [economy, business]
être en expansion
- [number, amount, rate, productivity]
⇒ The number of unemployed people has grown.
Le nombre de chômeurs a augmenté.to grow by 10%
augmenter de 10 %to grow by 20cm
- [influence, fears, pressure]
- (= become)
devenirto grow rich
s'enrichirto grow weak
s'affaiblirto grow impatient
- (= farm) [crops]
- (in garden) [vegetables, flowers, plants]
⇒ My Dad grows potatoes.
Mon père fait pousser des pommes de terre.
laisser pousserto grow a beard
se laisser pousser la barbe
- [business, company]
Example Sentences Including 'grow'
His guilt over Carol was a maggot in his heart that would only grow fatter with time.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
Mogget had to cut her throat, to make sure the Dead didn't kill her and grow stronger.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
And James, poor James, had had to grow insufferable as a result -- his only means of combating the dead charm.INSTANCES OF THE NUMBER 3 (2002)
'grown' in Other Languages
Translation of grown from the Collins English to French Dictionary