grow in - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theygrow in
he/she/itgrows in
present participlegrowing in
past tensegrew in
past participlegrown in
  1. grow in something to begin to have more of a particular quality

    She was growing in confidence every day.

    grow in popularity:

    In recent years cycling has grown in popularity.

See also main entry: grow