[ verb ] become an adult

Used in print

(Tristram Coffin, Not to the Swift....)

Boxell did not have the chance to grow_up graciously .

(Robert Heinlein, Stranger in a Strange Land....)

Jubal said that his night-sight probably came from the conditions in which he had grown_up , and Mike grokked this was true but grokked that there was more to_it ; his foster_parents had taught him to see .

Related terms

mature come_of_age