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Related / Similar Words: senesce, age, mature, maturate, progress, come on, come along, advance, get along, shape up, be on, hop on, mount, mount up, jump on, climb on, bestride, board, get along with, get on with

 

Definition:
  • grow old or older; "She aged gracefully"; "we age every day--what a depressing thought!"; "Young men senesce";
  • develop in a positive way; "He progressed well in school"; "My plants are coming along"; "Plans are shaping up";
  • appear in a show, on T.V., radio, etc.; "The news won''t be on tonight";
  • grow late or (of time) elapse; "It is getting on midnight--let''s all go to bed!";
  • get on the back of; "mount a horse";
  • get on board of (trains, buses, ships, aircraft, etc.);
  • have smooth relations; "My boss and I get along very well";

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    Hyponyms: turn, fossilize, fossilise, dote, climb, leapfrog, remount, embark, ship, entrain, catch

     

    Derivational Morphology: growth, growing, maturation, development, ontogeny, ontogenesis, age, eld, old age, years, geezerhood, improvement, betterment, advance, progress, progression, procession, advancement, forward motion, onward motion, saddle horse, riding horse, mount, boarder

     

     
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