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commonness

Synonyms:

acceptance, averageness, bawdiness, bawdry, chasteness, circulation, cliche, commonality, commonalty, commonplace.
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growing
Definition:
( biology) the process of an individual organism growing organically; a purely biological unfolding of events involved in an organism changing gradually from a simple to a more complex level; " he proposed an indicator of osseous development in children"

Synonyms:

adjective
adolescent
boyish, girlish, growing, juvenile, pubescent, puerile, teen, teenage, young, youthful.
alive
around, awake, breathing, cognizant, conscious, dynamic, existing, extant, functioning, knowing, live, mortal, operative, running, vital, working, Subsisting, zoetic.
budding
beginning, blossoming, embryonic, fledgling, fresh, germinal, incipient, nascent, opening, potential, promising, Vegetating, shooting up, bursting forth.
continuous
ongoing.
extended
spreading.
flourishing
blooming, exuberant, in full swing, lush, luxuriant, profuse, prosperous, rampant, rank, rich, roaring, robust, successful, vigorous, going strong, doing well, in the pink, in top form.
flowering
blooming.
green
bosky, callow, foliate, grassy, green, immature, infant, leafy, pliable, raw, recent, supple, tender, undried, unfledged, unripe, unseasoned, verdant, Undecayed, ungrown, half-formed, verduous.
growing
animate, augmenting, budding, crescent, developing, expanding, flourishing, living, spreading, sprouting, stretching, swelling, thriving, viable, waxing, Amplifying, Dilating, Enlarging, Fructifying, Germinating, Maturing, Crescive, burgeoning, pullulating, mushrooming.
increasing
piling up.
infant/infantile
baby, babyish, childish, childlike, dawning, early, emergent, initial, kid, naive, newborn, weak, Infantine, green*.
juvenile
adolescent, beardless, formative, green, inexperienced, infantile, jejune, junior, undeveloped, unsophisticated, unweaned, vernal, younger, kid stuff, milk-fed.
ongoing
in progress, in process.
pert
growing.
rampant
exceeding bounds, on the rampage.
successful
thriving.
young
juvenile, Newish, girllike, not aged, boylike, half-grown.
noun
agriculture
farming.
farming
agriculture, agronomy, breeding, cultivation, culture, feeding, gardening, grazing, harvesting, hydroponics, landscaping, operating, production, ranching, threshing, tillage, Agronomics, Fertilizing, Geoponics, Gleaning, Reaping, Seeding, homesteading, soil culture, crop-raising, share-cropping.
growing
development, flourishing, growth, healthy, increasing, maturation, ontogenesis, ontogeny, thriving.
process
development, growing, growth, maturation, ontogenesis, ontogeny.
verb
expanding
developing, spreading, stretching, swelling, thickening, Dilating, Distending, Engorging.
grow
abound, advance, age, amplify, arise, augment, become, branch out, breed, build, burgeon, burst forth, come, cultivate, develop, dilate, enlarge, expand, extend, fill out, flourish, gain, germinate, heighten, increase, issue, luxuriate, maturate, mature, mount, multiply, originate, pop up, produce, propagate, pullulate, raise, ripen, rise, spread, spring up, sprout, stem, stretch, swell, thicken, thrive, turn, vegetate, wax, widen, come to be, get bigger, get taller, shoot*.
increasing
advancing, augmenting, broadening, expanding, fattening, heightening, increasing, lengthening, maximizing, raising, widening, Accruing, Adding, Amplifying, Boosting, Elevating, Enlarging, Extending, Inflating, Magnifying, Multiplying, incrementing, burgeoning, reinforcing, upgrading.
Examples of usage:
  1. " It is growing late," she said. – The Crisis, Volume 6 by Winston Churchill
  2. It's just a growing out of a thing. – This Freedom by A. S. M. Hutchinson
  3. The old nurse was growing more feeble every year and she did not wish her blind faith in her bairn disturbed. – The Tides of Barnegat by F. Hopkinson Smith
  4. And he knows the paper is growing. – Slippy McGee, Sometimes Known as the Butterfly Man by Marie Conway Oemler
  5. Yet the coming of spring was not so very far off now and the days were growing longer. – The Peace of Roaring River by George van Schaick

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