Usage examples for Grew

  1. Through the whole summer Preston's eyes grew worse and worse. – The Twin Cousins by Sophie May
  2. Her face grew serious and beautiful. – The Fighting Chance by Robert W. Chambers
  3. Again and again it was thus; but hope grew fainter and fainter. – Narratives of Shipwrecks of the Royal Navy; between 1793 and 1849 by William O. S. Gilly
  4. All these anxious thoughts ran through Oscar's head, and the longer that dreadful man stayed, the more alarmed he grew. – Gritli's Children by Johanna Spyri
  5. The agent's face grew grave, but his eyes were amused. – The Club of Queer Trades by G. K. Chesterton
  6. But as the first man shot, they grew silent. – Robin Hood by J. Walker McSpadden
  7. His smile grew quite broad, almost a laugh, in fact. – The Whirligig of Time by Wayland Wells Williams
  8. The world grew empty again. – Macleod of Dare by William Black
  9. He never grew either hot or cold in a cause. – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  10. Pat was not well; he grew worse; he grew seriously ill. – The Love Affairs of Pixie by Mrs George de Horne Vaizey
  11. She laughed again, but on the instant grew serious. – Major Vigoureux by A. T. Quiller-Couch
  12. He came in; and Karen's face grew bright at the sight of him. – Hills of the Shatemuc by Susan Warner
  13. Little by little Lightfoot grew easy in his mind. – The Adventures of Lightfoot the Deer by Thornton W. Burgess
  14. Strange things must grow where these men grew! – The Flute of the Gods by Marah Ellis Ryan
  15. It grew late, and I took my leave. – The Great Miss Driver by Anthony Hope
  16. The end grew nearer and nearer. – Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles by Mrs. Henry Wood
  17. Some of the boys laughed, and Bunny's face grew red. – Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue Playing Circus by Laura Lee Hope