Grow and Sow


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Grow verb – To look after or assist the growth of by labor and care.
Usage example: a dedicated home gardener who grows tomatoes in her small garden every summer

Sow is a synonym for grow in nature topic. In some cases you can use "Sow" instead a verb "Grow", when it comes to topics like farm.
Nearby Words: growth, growing, grown, grower
Synonyms for Grow


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Sow verb – To cover by or as if by scattering something over or on.
Grow is a synonym for sow in nature topic. Sometimes you can use "Grow" instead a verb "Sow", if it concerns topics such as plant.
Nearby Words: sowed, sown, sower, sowing
Synonyms for Sow

Common collocations

life grow life sow life
seeds grow seeds sow seeds
amounts grow amounts sow amounts

Both words in one sentence

  • Videogame / Stardew Valley Originally, to grow crops, the player had to apply fertilizer to a tile and sow the seed on top, a problem for many first-time players who had just planted their crops.
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