Meaning of GROWING in English



1. : characterized by or displaying vegetal or animal life

a broad window framed in growing philodendron — Monsanto Magazine

2. : increasing especially in number, size, or degree

growing evidence of a world depression — D.M.Fisher

his growing reputation for persuasive oratory

made no attempt to cover the whole of a growing subject — Harvey Graham

3. : relating to or suitable for growth

the growing season for corn

good growing weather

• grow·ing·ly adverb

Webster's New International English Dictionary.      Новый международный словарь английского языка Webster.