The two tech titans reported disappointing earnings as they try to diversify from their highly profitable, maturing cores.
It was more the realization that he was maturing, even though he might not realize that.
It has to borrow about $4 trillion more to pay off maturing debt.
The metro revolution reflects the maturing of U.S. cities and metros in terms of capacity and focus.
For the moment, at least, it seems the maturing Tea Party movement has raised the bar.
The Rebellion had then long been maturing, as you know; but just then came the crisis.
Then, when the plans were maturing for her coming home, she died too.
Already her youthful lines were maturing and she might easily have been mistaken for a senior.
She was maturing her plans and waiting for an opportunity to put them into action.
She felt his strength—strength of man such as maidens dream of, and, maturing, put their dreams away.
late 14c., "encourage suppuration;" mid-15c. "bring to maturity," from Latin maturare "to ripen, bring to maturity," from maturus "ripe, timely, early," related to manus "good" and mane "early, of the morning," from PIE root *ma- "good," with derivatives meaning "occurring at a good moment, timely, seasonable, early." Meaning "come or bring to maturity" is from 1620s. The financial sense of "reach the time for payment" is from 1861. Related: Matured; maturing.
mid-15c., "ripe," also "careful, well-considered," from Latin maturus "ripe, timely, early" (see mature (v.)).
mature ma·ture (mə-tyur', -tur', -chur')
Having reached full natural growth or development.
Of, relating to, or characteristic of full mental or physical development.