grow in
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grow in(
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An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (to grow back)
a. volver a crecer
My sideburns are growing in, but I think I'll shave them.Mis patillas están volviendo a crecer, pero creo que me las voy a afeitar.
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
2. (to increase in)
a. ganar en
The students have grown in knowledge this year.Los alumnos han crecido en conocimiento este año.
b. ganar
That haircut is growing in popularity.Ese corte de pelo está ganando popularidad.
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grow in
verb:intransitive:plus_adverb
[+nail] crecer hacia adentro
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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