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grow on

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Definition


To come to like something over time.

Context : Business, Relationships, Social Life
Category: Idiom
Semantic: admire, like

Usage of “grow on”

  1. I'll admit, I did not like him at first. But he did grow on me.

  2. Being a manager has grown on me. I really like it now.

Examples of idiom “grow on” from Twitter
  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'ruby81272'
    ruby81272:

    #didntwannatellyou that I thought you were corny as hell when I met you... you grew on me, so that's all that matters lmao

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'Orlovsky'
    Orlovsky:

    @lipstattoo That could do it. Blair Witch grew on me, I think they overhyped that, and PA started to head in that direction.

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'floatinglush'
    floatinglush:

    @lovelyleann I could tell you, but that would ruin it! ;) I absolutely adored it & Cameron really grew on me, even tho he's a total punk. <3

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'mnellsmith'
    mnellsmith:

    @vallenraye well i someone showed me in 7th grade, i was"uhhh" then the summer i heard one time, and it grew on me.

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'allishacamille'
    allishacamille:

    Tht sng 'daddy's home' really grew on me. I like:)

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'CFountainFans'
    CFountainFans:

    @DannyYoungFTW Same! He grew on me so much, i love Kieron to death but Danny didn't deserve to go. You going the tour? He's doing Sheffield!

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'angelasaralynn'
    angelasaralynn:

    @KeeyaRenee lol, forreal girl!! Lol, I told u, u was gon like it.. It had to grow on u cuz they hella different..

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'T_LEEonTV'
    T_LEEonTV:

    @mssunray I haven't smelled it. I may go to Macys this week to test it. I'm not a fan of the name; it'll have to grow on me.

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'GirlSascha'
    GirlSascha:

    Tried quinoa in a drink. Ech. Maybe it'll grow on me.

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'cRaZiOFchik'
    cRaZiOFchik:

    I wanted a haircut, but my longer hair straightened is really starting to grow on me. What's the general boy opinion with long hair?

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'anniccck'
    anniccck:

    those Nickelodeon kids are growing on me

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'sanojeinniw'
    sanojeinniw:

    Miley is growing on me . . again .

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'leastt'
    leastt:

    "Speechless" by Lady Gaga is growing on me. I didn't like that much originally.

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'kaokun'
    kaokun:

    @mturian Wow! Also, I have to say the layout of the Level Up creatures was jarring at first but it's growing on me :)

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'KimT_28'
    KimT_28:

    u smile is really growing on me :)

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'capeofstorm'
    capeofstorm:

    @toxica_skye Haha, yeah. Although I have to say Bill is growing on me :)