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verb as in cultivate, prosper

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Now in his old age, Hitchcock develops crushes on young women, gives them money, and asks them to do God knows what.

So watch in the coming weeks to see what Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry have to say about the EU effort as this develops.

The failure of that system to prevent this attack will be closely eyed as the investigation of the attack develops.

A creeping sense develops that Judy fled not just a stifling culture but a genuine existential threat.

The novel follows Dinello as she develops her own ice cream empire and leads a double life in more ways than one.

This judicial bent of the child is a curious one and often develops a priggish fondness for setting others morally straight.

In such cases, Synthesis, which is taught hereafter, develops an indirect relation.

The arm in these childish drawings early develops the interesting adjunct of a hand.

Such reading neither strengthens the old power nor develops any new power.

Religion follows the new ideas, and in two of the older deities of the fields develops the notions of justice and war.


On this page you'll find 194 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to develops, such as: evolve, advance, flourish, progress, promote, and establish.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.