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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (n.) The process of growing; the gradual increase of an animal or a vegetable body; the development from a seed, germ, or root, to full size or maturity; increase in size, number, frequency, strength, etc.; augmentation; advancement; production; prevalence or influence; as, the growth of trade; the growth of power; the growth of intemperance. Idle weeds are fast in growth.

2. (n.) That which has grown or is growing; anything produced; product; consequence; effect; result.

838. auxesis -- growth
... growth. Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine Transliteration: auxesis Phonetic Spelling:
(owx'-ay-sis) Short Definition: increasing, increase, growth Definition ...
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837. auxano -- to make to grow, to grow
... verb Definition to make to grow, to grow NASB Word Usage causes the growth (1),
causing the growth (1), full grown (1), grew (1), grow (8), growing (2), grows ...
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638. apopnigo -- to choke
... Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: apopnigo Phonetic Spelling: (ap-op-nee'-go)
Short Definition: I suffocate, choke, drown, stop the growth of Definition: (a ...
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3542. nome -- a pasture, a grazing
... a pasture, a grazing. Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine Transliteration: nome Phonetic
Spelling: (nom-ay') Short Definition: pasturage, growth Definition: (a ...
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1659. eleutheroo -- to make free, fig. to exempt (from liability)
... Cognate: 1659 -- properly, set free, release from bondage; (figuratively) to remove
the restrictions of sin (darkness) because delivered by God (growth). ...
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5046. teleios -- having reached its end, ie complete, by ext. ...
... From telos; complete (in various applications of labor, growth, mental and moral
character, etc.); neuter (as noun, with ho) completeness -- of full age, man ...
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4115. platuno -- to make broad
... Verb Transliteration: platuno Phonetic Spelling: (plat-oo'-no) Short Definition:
I enlarge Definition: I enlarge, make broad; met: of the growth of tenderness ...
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5449. phusis -- nature
... From phuo; growth (by germination or expansion), ie (by implication) natural production
(lineal descent); by extension, a genus or sort; figuratively, native ...
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5047. teleiotes -- completeness, perfection
... See 5056 (). 5047 ("") particularly then suggests the of truths (stages of spiritual
growth), the culmination of which also supports future consummation. ...
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Strong's Hebrew
3954. leqesh -- the after-growth, spring crop
... 3953, 3954. leqesh. 3955 . the after-growth, spring crop. Transliteration:
leqesh Phonetic Spelling: (leh'-kesh) Short Definition: crop. ... latter growth. ...
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3759. karmel -- a plantation, garden land, fruit, garden growth
... 3758, 3759. karmel. 3760 . a plantation, garden land, fruit, garden growth.
Transliteration: karmel Phonetic Spelling: (kar-mel') Short Definition: field. ...
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6780. tsemach -- a sprout, growth
... 6779, 6780. tsemach. 6781 . a sprout, growth. Transliteration: tsemach
Phonetic Spelling: (tseh'-makh) Short Definition: Branch. ...
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5599b. saphiach -- growth from spilled kernels
... 5599a, 5599b. saphiach. 5600 . growth from spilled kernels. Transliteration:
saphiach Short Definition: aftergrowth. Word Origin ...
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7973. shelach -- a missile, weapon, sprout
... From shalach; a missile of attack, ie Spear; also (figuratively) a shoot of growth;
ie Branch -- dart, plant, X put off, sword, weapon. see HEBREW shalach. ...
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2946. taphach -- to extend, spread
... span, swaddle. A primitive root; to flatten out or extend (as a tent); figuratively,
to nurse a child (as promotive of growth); or perhaps a denom. ...
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2218. Zered -- a wadi East of the Dead Sea
... Zared, Zered. From an unused root meaning to be exuberant in growth; lined with
shrubbery; Zered, a brook East of the Dead Sea -- Zared, Zered. 2217, 2218. ...
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6285. peah -- corner, side
... from paah Definition corner, side NASB Word Usage boundary (1), corner (1), corners
(6), edges (2), forehead (2), sector (1), side (69), side-growth (1), sides ...
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7898. shayith -- thornbushes
... thorns. From shiyth; scrub or trash, ie Wild growth of weeds or briers (as if put
on the field) -- thorns. see HEBREW shiyth. 7897, 7898. shayith. 7899 . ...
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249. ezrach -- a native
... From zarach (in the sense of springing up); a spontaneous growth, ie Native (tree
or persons) -- bay tree, (home-)born (in the land), of the (one's own ...
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... GROWTH. ... There is but one principle of growth both for the natural and spiritual,
for animal and plant, for body and soul. For all growth is an organic thing. ...
// law in the spiritual world/growth.htm

... II. PETER GROWTH. 'But ... character. I. I begin, first, with a word or two
about the direction which Christian growth ought to take. ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture ephesians peter/growth.htm

Growth in Grace
... 6. The application of redemption 9. Growth In Grace. ... The saints are not only compared
to stars for their light, but to trees for their growth. ...
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Death and Growth
... THE BOOK OF EXODUS DEATH AND GROWTH. 'And Joseph ... Reformation. He notes but two
processes"silent dropping away and silent growth. 'Joseph ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture k/death and growth.htm

Means for Growth.
... MEANS FOR GROWTH. You have started out fairly upon the Christian way. ... There
are certain means for you to use that will promote growth. ...
/.../orr/food for the lambs or helps for young christians/means for growth.htm

Growth by Transplanting
... GENESIS GROWTH BY TRANSPLANTING. 'Then Joseph came and told Pharaoh, and
said, My father and my brethren, and their flocks, and their ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture k/growth by transplanting.htm

Spiritual Growth
... XVII Spiritual Growth. 'Thou shalt be like a watered garden, and like a spring
whose waters fail not.' (Isaiah 58:11.) 'Grow in grace ...
/.../howard/standards of life and service/xvii spiritual growth.htm

The Growth of the Church. The Dawn of the Second Century was Full ...
death of Domitian in AD 96. CHAPTER I. THE GROWTH OF THE CHURCH. ...
// ancient church/chapter i the growth of.htm

The Growth and Power of Sin
... GENESIS THE GROWTH AND POWER OF SIN. ... Its general purport is to show the growth of
sin, and its power to part man from man even as it has parted man from God. ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture k/the growth and power of.htm

On the Growth of the Soul. Its Maturity Coincident with the ...
... Chapter XXXVIII."On the Growth of the Soul. Its Maturity Coincident with
the Maturity of the Flesh in Man. Now we have already ...
/.../tertullian/a treatise on the soul/chapter xxxviii on the growth of.htm

Growth (77 Occurrences)
... size or maturity; increase in size, number, frequency, strength, etc.; augmentation;
advancement; production; prevalence or influence; as, the growth of trade ...
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Side-growth (1 Occurrence)
Side-growth. Sided, Side-growth. Side-post . Multi-Version Concordance
Side-growth (1 Occurrence). Leviticus 19:27 "'You ...
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Spontaneous (5 Occurrences)
... 2. (a.) Proceeding from, or acting by, internal impulse, energy, or natural law,
without external force; as, spontaneous motion; spontaneous growth. ...
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Rank (42 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (superl.) Luxuriant in growth; of vigorous growth;
exuberant; grown to immoderate height; as, rank grass; rank weeds. ...
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Root (54 Occurrences)
... 5. (n.) The descending, and commonly branching, axis of a plant, increasing in length
by growth at its extremity only, not divided into joints, leafless and ...
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Mowing (1 Occurrence)
... mo'-ing, (gez, "a shearing," "cut grass"): In Psalm 72:6 the good king's rule is
said to be "like rain upon the mown grass," to start the new growth (compare 2 ...
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Plant (92 Occurrences)
... 5. (n.) A plan; an artifice; a swindle; a trick. 6. (n.) An oyster which
has been bedded, in distinction from one of natural growth. ...
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Room (174 Occurrences)
... (WEB WEY BBE). Matthew 13:7 And some seeds went among thorns, and the thorns
came up and they had no room for growth: (BBE). Matthew ...
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Planting (57 Occurrences)
... (BBE). 1 Corinthians 3:7 so that neither is he who is planting anything, nor
he who is watering, but He who is giving growth -- God; (YLT). ...
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... But the thoroughness and rapidity of the process and the general acceptance of its
principles show something more than cultural growth (compare the influence ...
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Bible Concordance
Growth (77 Occurrences)

Matthew 6:27 But which of you by carefulness can add to his growth one cubit?

Matthew 6:28 And why be anxious about clothing? Learn a lesson from the wild lilies. Watch their growth. They neither toil nor spin,

Matthew 13:7 And some seeds went among thorns, and the thorns came up and they had no room for growth:

Matthew 13:22 And that which was dropped among the thorns, this is he who has the word; and the cares of this life, and the deceits of wealth, put a stop to the growth of the word and it gives no fruit.

Mark 4:7 And some went among the thorns, and the thorns came up, and it had no room for growth and gave no fruit.

Mark 4:19 And the cares of this life, and the deceits of wealth, and the desire for other things coming in, put a stop to the growth of the word, and it gives no fruit.

Mark 4:27 And went to sleep and got up, night and day, and the seed came to growth, though he had no idea how.

Luke 8:7 And some went among thorns, and the thorns came up with it and it had no room for growth.

1 Corinthians 3:6 I planted, Apollos watered, but God was giving growth;

1 Corinthians 3:7 so that neither is he who is planting anything, nor he who is watering, but He who is giving growth -- God;

1 Corinthians 14:20 My brothers, do not be children in mind: in evil be as little children, but in mind be of full growth.

2 Corinthians 9:10 And he who gives seed for putting into the field and bread for food, will take care of the growth of your seed, at the same time increasing the fruits of your righteousness;

2 Corinthians 10:15 Not taking credit to ourselves for what is not our business, that is, for the work of others; but having hope that, with the growth of your faith, we may get the credit for an increase which is the effect of our work,

Ephesians 4:13 Till we all come to the harmony of the faith, and of the knowledge of the Son of God, to full growth, to the full measure of Christ:

Ephesians 4:15 But saying true words in love, may come to full growth in him, who is the head, even Christ;

Ephesians 4:16 Dependent on Him, the whole body--its various parts closely fitting and firmly adhering to one another-- grows by the aid of every contributory link, with power proportioned to the need of each individual part, so as to build itself up in a spirit of love.

Philippians 1:25 And being certain of this, I am conscious that I will go on, yes, and go on with you all, for your growth and joy in the faith;

Philippians 3:15 Then let us all, who have come to full growth, be of this mind: and if in anything you are of a different mind, even this will God make clear to you:

Colossians 2:19 and not holding firmly to the Head, from whom all the body, being supplied and knit together through the joints and ligaments, grows with God's growth.

2 Thessalonians 1:3 We are bound to give thanks to God always to you, brethren, even as it is meet, for that your faith growth exceedingly, and the love of each one of you all toward one another aboundeth;

Hebrews 5:14 But solid food is for men of full growth, even for those whose senses are trained by use to see what is good and what is evil.

Hebrews 6:1 For this reason let us go on from the first things about Christ to full growth; not building again that on which it is based, that is, the turning of the heart from dead works, and faith in God,

Hebrews 12:14 but may rather be restored. Persistently strive for peace with all men, and for that growth in holiness apart from which no one will see the Lord.

James 1:15 Then when its time comes, desire gives birth to sin; and sin, when it is of full growth, gives birth to death.

James 1:21 Therefore, putting away all filthiness and overflowing of wickedness, receive with humility the implanted word, which is able to save your souls.
(See RSV)

Revelation 9:4 They were told that they should not hurt the grass of the earth, neither any green thing, neither any tree, but only those people who don't have God's seal on their foreheads.
(See RSV)

Genesis 25:27 And the boys came to full growth; and Esau became a man of the open country, an expert bowman; but Jacob was a quiet man, living in tents.

Leviticus 2:14 And if thou bring a meal-offering of first-fruits unto the LORD, thou shalt bring for the meal-offering of thy first-fruits corn in the ear parched with fire, even groats of the fresh ear.
(See NAS)

Leviticus 13:2 If a man has on his skin a growth or a mark or a white place, and it becomes the disease of a leper, let him be taken to Aaron the priest, or to one of the priests, his sons;

Leviticus 13:10 And if the priest sees that there is a white growth on the skin, and the hair is turned white, and there is diseased flesh in the growth,

Leviticus 13:19 And on the same place there is a white growth of a bright mark, red and white, then let the priest see it;

Leviticus 13:37 But if, in his opinion, the growth is stopped, and black hair has come up on it, the disease has gone; he is clean and the priest will say that he is clean.

Leviticus 13:43 Then if the priest sees that the growth of the disease has become red and white on his head or on his brow where there is no hair, like the mark in the skin of a leper;

Leviticus 14:56 And for a growth or a bad place or a bright mark on the skin;

Leviticus 21:18 For any man whose body is damaged may not come near: one who is blind, or has not the use of his legs, or one who has a broken nose or any unnatural growth,

Leviticus 23:14 You shall eat neither bread, nor roasted grain, nor fresh grain, until this same day, until you have brought the offering of your God. This is a statute forever throughout your generations in all your dwellings.
(See NAS)

Leviticus 25:5 That which comes to growth of itself may not be cut, and the grapes of your uncared-for vines may not be taken off; let it be a year of rest for the land.

Leviticus 25:11 Let this fiftieth year be the Jubilee: no seed may be planted, and that which comes to growth of itself may not be cut, and the grapes may not be taken from the uncared-for vines.

Deuteronomy 33:14 for the precious things of the fruits of the sun, for the precious things of the growth of the moons,

Judges 16:22 But the growth of his hair was starting again after it had been cut off.

2 Kings 19:29 And this to thee 'is' the sign, Food of the year 'is' the spontaneous growth, And in the second year the self-produced, And in the third year sow ye, and reap, And plant vineyards, and eat their fruits.

Job 15:33 He is like a vine whose grapes do not come to full growth, or an olive-tree dropping its flowers.

Psalms 44:2 Uprooting the nations with your hand, and planting our fathers in their place; cutting down the nations, but increasing the growth of your people.

Psalms 58:9 Before they are conscious of it, let them be cut down like thorns; let a strong wind take them away like waste growth.

Psalms 65:10 You make the ploughed lands full of water; you make smooth the slopes: you make the earth soft with showers, sending your blessing on its growth.

Psalms 69:31 This will be more pleasing to the Lord than an ox, or a young ox of full growth.

Psalms 92:12 The good man will be like a tall tree in his strength; his growth will be as the wide-stretching trees of Lebanon.

Psalms 92:14 They will give fruit even when they are old; they will be fertile and full of growth;

Psalms 103:15 As for man, his days are as grass: his beautiful growth is like the flower of the field.

Psalms 104:16 The trees of the Lord are full of growth, the cedars of Lebanon of his planting;

Psalms 129:6 Let them be like the grass on the house-tops, which is dry before it comes to full growth.

Proverbs 11:28 He who puts his faith in wealth will come to nothing; but the upright man will be full of growth like the green leaf.

Proverbs 27:25 The hay is removed, and the new growth appears, the grasses of the hills are gathered in.

Ecclesiastes 11:5 As you have no knowledge of the way of the wind, or of the growth of the bones in the body of her who is with child, even so you have no knowledge of the works of God who has made all.

Song of Songs 6:11 I went down into the garden of nuts to see the green plants of the valley, and to see if the vine was in bud, and the pomegranate-trees were in flower.
(See NIV)

Isaiah 4:2 In that day will the young growth of the Lord be beautiful in glory, and the fruit of the earth will be the pride of those who are still living in Israel.

Isaiah 15:6 The waters of Nimrim will become dry: for the grass is burned up, the young grass is coming to an end, every green thing is dead.
(See RSV)

Isaiah 17:5 And it will be like a man cutting the growth of his grain, pulling together the heads of the grain with his arm; even as when they get in the grain in the valley of Rephaim.

Isaiah 17:11 In the day of your planting you were watching its growth, and in the morning your seed was flowering: but its fruit is wasted away in the day of grief and bitter sorrow.

Isaiah 23:4 Be shamed, O Zidon: for the sea, the strong place of the sea has said, I have not been with child, or given birth; I have not taken care of young men, or kept watch over the growth of virgins.

Isaiah 37:30 -- And this to thee 'is' the sign, Food of the year 'is' self-sown grain, And in the second year the spontaneous growth, And in the third year, sow ye and reap, And plant vineyards, and eat their fruit.

Isaiah 53:2 For his growth was like that of a delicate plant before him, and like a root out of a dry place: he had no grace of form, to give us pleasure;

Jeremiah 12:5 If running with the fighting-men has made you tired, how will you be able to keep up with horses? and if in a land of peace you go in flight, what will become of you in the thick growth of Jordan?

Jeremiah 24:2 One basket had very good figs, like the figs which first come to growth: and the other basket had very bad figs, so bad that they were of no use for food.

Jeremiah 49:19 See, he will come up like a lion from the thick growth of Jordan against the resting-place of Teman: but I will suddenly make him go in flight from her; and I will put over her the man of my selection: for who is like me? and who will put forward his cause against me? and what keeper of sheep will be able to keep his place before me?

Jeremiah 50:44 See, he will come up like a lion from the thick growth of Jordan against the resting-place of Teman: but I will suddenly make them go in flight from her; and I will put over her the man of my selection: for who is like me? and who will put forward his cause against me? and what keeper of sheep will keep his place before me?

Ezekiel 16:7 I caused thee to multiply as that which groweth in the field, and thou didst increase and wax great, and thou attainedst to excellent ornament; thy breasts were fashioned, and thy hair was grown; yet thou wast naked and bare.
(See JPS)

Ezekiel 17:6 And its growth went on and it became a vine, low and widely stretching, whose branches were turned to him and its roots were under him: so it became a vine, putting out branches and young leaves.

Ezekiel 17:9 Say, Thus says the Lord Yahweh: Shall it prosper? shall he not pull up its roots, and cut off its fruit, that it may wither; that all its fresh springing leaves may wither? and not by a strong arm or much people can it be raised from its roots.
(See NIV)

Ezekiel 17:24 And it will be clear to all the trees of the field that I the Lord have made low the high tree and made high the low tree, drying up the green tree and making the dry tree full of growth; I the Lord have said it and have done it.

Ezekiel 19:3 And one of her little ones came to growth under her care, and became a young lion, learning to go after beasts for his food; and he took men for his meat.

Ezekiel 31:3 See, a pine-tree with beautiful branches and thick growth, giving shade and very tall; and its top was among the clouds.

Ezekiel 31:14 In order that no trees by the waters may be lifted up in their growth, putting their tops among the clouds; and that no trees which are watered may take their place on high: for they are all given up to death, to the lowest parts of the earth among the children of men, with those who go down to the underworld.

Hosea 9:12 Even though their children have come to growth I will take them away, so that not a man will be there; for their evil-doing will be complete and they will be put to shame because of it.

Amos 7:1 Thus the Lord Yahweh showed me: and behold, he formed locusts in the beginning of the shooting up of the latter growth; and behold, it was the latter growth after the king's harvest.

Jonah 4:10 And the Lord said, You had pity on the vine, for which you did no work and for the growth of which you were not responsible; which came up in a night and came to an end in a night;

Zechariah 6:12 And say to him, These are the words of the Lord of armies: See, the man whose name is the Branch, under whom there will be fertile growth.



Related Terms

Side-growth (1 Occurrence)

Spontaneous (5 Occurrences)

Rank (42 Occurrences)

Root (54 Occurrences)

Mowing (1 Occurrence)

Plant (92 Occurrences)

Room (174 Occurrences)

Planting (57 Occurrences)


Sprout (25 Occurrences)

Starting (34 Occurrences)

Nourish (16 Occurrences)

Uncared-for (2 Occurrences)

Locust-swarm (1 Occurrence)

Grasshoppers (11 Occurrences)

Increase (184 Occurrences)

Improvement (2 Occurrences)

Forest (67 Occurrences)

Full-grown (4 Occurrences)


Deceits (9 Occurrences)

Diseased (39 Occurrences)

Mature (11 Occurrences)

Mowings (1 Occurrence)

Perennially (2 Occurrences)

Blast (28 Occurrences)

Bud (23 Occurrences)

Blight (5 Occurrences)

Ascending (16 Occurrences)

Stop (108 Occurrences)

Shooting (13 Occurrences)

Swarms (18 Occurrences)

Seeds (24 Occurrences)

Preparing (25 Occurrences)

Cedar (61 Occurrences)

Righteousness (442 Occurrences)

Sees (135 Occurrences)

Set (6715 Occurrences)


Intercession (12 Occurrences)

Forming (27 Occurrences)

Gives (542 Occurrences)

Late (24 Occurrences)

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Food (2953 Occurrences)

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Locusts (33 Occurrences)

Disease (213 Occurrences)

Grass (92 Occurrences)

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Grow (139 Occurrences)


Crop (33 Occurrences)

Tall (41 Occurrences)


Separated (97 Occurrences)

Yield (78 Occurrences)

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Mealtime (1 Occurrence)

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