What does grown-up mean?

Definitions for grown-up

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word grown-up.


  1. grown-up(Noun)

    An adult.

  2. grown-up(Adjective)

    Of, pertaining to, or suitable for adults.

  3. grown-up(Adjective)

    Having a mature outlook.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of grown-up in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of grown-up in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lord Billingsley:

    By the time I'd grown up, I naturally supposed that I'd be grown up.

  2. Lizzy Bowring:

    It's a slimmer silhouette -- much more concise and much more grown-up, it isn't a granola look, as one might say.

  3. Kent Chipman:

    I was proud, i don't have children but it was like seeing your long-lost daughter all grown up. She did well for herself.

  4. Madeleine L'Engle:

    When we were children, we used to think that when we were grown-up we would no longer be vulnerable. But to grow up is to accept vulnerability... To be alive is to be vulnerable.

  5. Audrey Hepburn:

    You go back. You search for what made you happy when you were smaller. We are all grown up children, really... So one should go back and search for what was loved and found to be real.

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