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Usage examples for grown

  1. Brothers often grow the more alike as time goes on, but why could not Regnard have grown like Gaston, instead of Gaston like Regnard? – Francezka by Molly Elliot Seawell
  2. When he rose, the night had grown very cold. – The Case of Richard Meynell by Mrs. Humphrey Ward
  3. He was a little boy, and she was grown up. – Peter and Wendy by James Matthew Barrie
  4. And how you have grown! – The Courier of the Ozarks by Byron A. Dunn
  5. Richard Barrington has grown into just the kind of man I expected, and on that account I am delighted to see him. – The Light That Lures by Percy Brebner
  6. When your children are grown up, you will understand what I suffer." – Sant' Ilario by F. Marion Crawford
  7. I have grown up since then; that is all my story." – The Nest, The White Pagoda, The Suicide, A Forsaken Temple, Miss Jones and The Masterpiece by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
  8. Miss Maggie had grown a little white. – Oh, Money! Money! by Eleanor Hodgman Porter
  9. See whether I am grown too old for you to touch once more. – The Way of the Gods by John Luther Long
  10. Her face had grown very thin and her eyes were patient. – The Branding Iron by Katharine Newlin Burt
  11. Now, I'd like to know if that man was born grown up? – Little Ferns For Fanny's Little Friends by Fanny Fern
  12. Ay, maybe, but not before my boys are grown. – Growth of the Soil by Knut Hamsun
  13. They always did take a grown- up man for their king, if the last king's son was but a child. – Young Folks' History of England by Charlotte M. Yonge
  14. Miss Delburg had a very grown- up air now. – The Man and the Moment by Elinor Glyn
  15. She can't realize that I'm grown up now. – Kildares of Storm by Eleanor Mercein Kelly
  16. Some of 'em's dead, and some of 'em's grown and married and a long way off from me, further off than the ones that's dead, I sometimes think. – Aunt Jane of Kentucky by Eliza Calvert Hall
  17. " It has been so long in coming that I have almost grown tired of waiting," Vasilici answered. – Princess Maritza by Percy Brebner
  18. He hasn't grown up, has he? – The House of Toys by Henry Russell Miller
  19. Twasn't in a child though, went on Wilson- 'twas in a grown person. – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  20. She had grown very fond of the kind old man. – The Intriguers by William Le Queux
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