How to use grew in a sentence
As she discussed her understanding of the voting rights campaign and how she planned to recreate it, I grew more relieved.Dr. King Goes to Hollywood: The Flawed History of ‘Selma’ | Gary May | January 2, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
“I grew up in a household with really strong women,” Zufi explains.
He grew up both a computer geek in the early days of video games and an avid record collector.DJ Spooky Wants You To Question Everything You Know About Music, Technology, and Philosophy | Oliver Jones | December 27, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Because we all grew up initially thinking it was “God Rest Ye, Merry Gentlemen.”
Dickens grew up in a London where child labor was ruthlessly exploited.
Under the internal pressure his whiskers stood on end and his face grew red.The Bondboy | George W. (George Washington) Ogden
In Luke it is said, “And the child grew, and waxed strong in spirit, filled with wisdom.”Solomon and Solomonic Literature | Moncure Daniel Conway
He grew very restless, for it was a long time before Grandfather Mole appeared.The Tale of Grandfather Mole | Arthur Scott Bailey
The camp grew still, except for the rough and ready cook pottering about the fire, boiling buffalo-meat and mixing biscuit-dough.Raw Gold | Bertrand W. Sinclair
Day by day these fretting anxieties and perplexities wasted her strength, and her fever grew higher and higher.Ramona | Helen Hunt Jackson
British Dictionary definitions for grew
the past tense of grow
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