matured

[ muh-toor, -tyoor, -choor, -chur ]SEE DEFINITION OF matured
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It was matured and continued by the Declaration of Independence in 1776.

"Tonight," replied von Horn, and together they matured their plans.

In those few months my mind had matured and the brusqueness of my will was softened.

His long hair and flowing beard were the color of matured hay.

On the other hand, many who matured slowly have continued to advance.

Except for a little habit of responsibility which I had acquired they had not matured me.

How it could have germinated, grown and matured in that exclusive soil was inconceivable.

Gathering the crop before the boll is properly ripened and matured.

When matured it is only a little under half an inch in length.

Of that matured Western spirit, Tennyson's Ulysses is a symbol.

WORD ORIGIN

mid-15c., "ripe," also "careful, well-considered," from Latin maturus "ripe, timely, early" (see mature (v.)).

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