[ groh-er ]
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  1. a person who grows something: He is a grower of flowers and vegetables.

  2. a person or thing that grows in a certain way: This plant is a quick grower.

Origin of grower

First recorded in 1555–65; grow + -er1

Words Nearby grower Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use grower in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for grower


/ (ˈɡrəʊə) /

  1. a person who grows plants: a vegetable grower

  2. a plant that grows in a specified way: a fast grower

  1. a piece of music that is initially unimpressive but becomes more enjoyable after further hearings

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