[ fool-grohn ]
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  1. completely grown; mature.

Origin of full-grown

First recorded in 1660–70

Words Nearby full-grown

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How to use full-grown in a sentence

  • Sometimes when the children were playing in the snow, they found the antlers of a full-grown stag.

    The Later Cave-Men | Katharine Elizabeth Dopp
  • The children began to look for the antlers of the full-grown stags in early winter.

    The Later Cave-Men | Katharine Elizabeth Dopp
  • The northward migration of the Pygmies seems to have been accompanied or followed by that of a full grown people.

    Man And His Ancestor | Charles Morris
  • The full-grown tree is quite large, ranging sixty feet and over in height and about eight feet around the trunk.

  • These animals are very prolific; the young ones follow the dam, and do not separate from her till they are full grown.

    Buffon's Natural History. Volume VII (of 10) | Georges Louis Leclerc de Buffon