“Vaughn reads as a privileged straight bully guy all growed up,” says Savage.
One o' the smacks hed jist brought in a hogfish that day, an' it was the worst lookin' critter that ever growed in the sea.
"He must have 'just growed,' or else Lily-Anna's called him in," suggested Allan sunnily.
Maybe some day when were growed up like you and papa, said Nora.
P'rhaps by the time I get there I shall have growed into a prophet.'
"I reckon I must have growed up out of the floor," said Peter, bending to kiss her.
Like Topsy one can but "'spec' it growed" rather than was created.
That I growed up a man and not a brute, says something for me—as I was then.
Don't give no thought to him,—we've got three daughters of our own, most growed up.
Folks was more healthy when I growed up and I'm 93 now and ain't dead; fact is, I feels right pert mos' the time.