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synonyms for matures

  • bloom
  • blossom
  • develop
  • evolve
  • grow
  • grow up
  • mellow
  • mushroom
  • ripen
  • advance
  • age
  • arrive
  • culminate
  • flower
  • maturate
  • perfect
  • prime
  • progress
  • round
  • season
  • attain majority
  • become experienced
  • become wise
  • come of age
  • fill out
  • reach adulthood
  • reach majority
  • settle down
  • shoot up
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antonyms for matures

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  • decrease
  • halt
  • lessen
  • shrink
  • shrivel
  • stop
  • wither
  • retreat
  • retrogress
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How to use matures in a sentence

As our brains mature from childhood to adulthood, we also undergo apoptosis.
SCIENTISTS SAY: APOPTOSISBETHANY BROOKSHIRENOVEMBER 30, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Serious soundSmart speakers that talk just turned five, and you can actually hear them maturing.
IT’S OKAY IF YOU WEREN’T PAYING ATTENTION TO GADGETS IN 2020. HERE ARE THE BEST ONES YOU MISSED.GEOFFREY FOWLERNOVEMBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
“He was a monster,” Gur said of the player then maturing before Israel’s eyes.
DENI AVDIJA IS ‘THE GREATEST TALENT IN ISRAELI BASKETBALL HISTORY.’ BUT IS HE READY FOR THE NBA?STEVE HENDRIXNOVEMBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
As the product category expands and matures, more adoption is almost certainly likely—in either case, it’s good to know that some of the big guns still feel strongly about its potential.
BEST SMARTWATCH: FIVE THINGS TO CONSIDERERIC ALTNOVEMBER 28, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
The category has matured to offer an interesting range of options for children across a wide span of ages, shedding some of its earlier reliance on Disney IP in favor of more original ideas.
GIFT GUIDE: 22 STEM TOY GIFT IDEAS FOR EVERY LITTLE BUILDERNATASHA LOMASNOVEMBER 23, 2020TECHCRUNCH
The dynamic within the duo, which never fully matured, cannot be repaired, surgically or emotionally.
THE WIZARDS’ REBOOT NEEDS TO START WITH TRADING BOTH JOHN WALL AND BRADLEY BEALJERRY BREWERNOVEMBER 23, 2020WASHINGTON POST
As a child ages, their ability to verbalize their fears and worries typically matures.
COVID HAS INVADED OUR KIDS’ PRETEND PLAY. EXPERTS SAY IT’S A GOOD THING.JULIA PELLYNOVEMBER 23, 2020WASHINGTON POST
At the end of puberty, they’ll be at adulthood — the stage where an organism is mentally and physically mature.
SCIENTISTS SAY: PUBERTYBETHANY BROOKSHIRENOVEMBER 23, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
The fruit commonly has the general shape of the female inflorescence, but as it matures it increases greatly in size.
PHILIPPINE MATSHUGO H. MILLER
In the flower where the father and mother part matures at the same time, self-fertilization is the rule.
THE MOTHER AND HER CHILDWILLIAM S. SADLER
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