Definition of Develop:

  1. To train, evolve, and/or progress an individual or idea for a more focused reason. In the case of individuals, some companies feel it is better to develop leaders from within a company, and allow individuals the opportunity to rise, rather than to hire leaders from outside.

  2. To design, create, or improve an object, idea, or other item.

  3. Bring (a piece) into play from its initial position on a players back rank.

  4. Treat (a photographic film) with chemicals to make a visible image.

  5. Grow or cause to grow and become more mature, advanced, or elaborate.

  6. Start to exist, experience, or possess.

Synonyms of Develop

Come into being, Come about, Start, Begin, Be born, Come into existence, Appear, Arrive, Come forth, Emerge, Erupt, Burst out, Arise, Originate, Break, Unfold, Crop up, Follow, Happen, Result, Ensue, Break out, Grow, Evolve, Mature, Expand, Enlarge, Spread, Advance, Progress, Prosper, Succeed, Thrive, Get on well, Flourish, Blossom, Bloom, Burgeon, Make headway, Be successful, Accrue, Accumulate, Achieve, Acquire, Actualize, Add to, Advance, Affect, Age, Aggrandize, Ameliorate, Amend, Amplify, Appear, Appreciate, Apprentice, Arise, Attain, Attain majority, Attend, Augment, Balloon, Bare, Bear fruit, Beautify, Become of, Befall, Beget, Begin, Betide, Betoken, Bloat, Bloom, Blossom, Blow up, Blueprint, Boom, Brandish, Break, Break in, Break the seal, Breathe, Breed, Brew, Bring forth, Bring forward, Bring into being, Bring into view, Bring out, Bring to light, Bring to notice, Bring up, Broaden, Build, Build up, Bulk, Bulk out, Burgeon, Call into being, Chance, Coin, Come, Come about, Come along, Come forth, Come of, Come of age, Come on, Come out, Come to light, Come to maturity, Commence, Complete, Conceive, Concoct, Condition, Contrive, Cook up, Crescendo, Crown, Culminate, Cultivate, Dangle, Demonstrate, Descant, Design, Detail, Devise, Dilate, Discipline, Disclose, Discover, Dismask, Display, Distend, Divulge, Do to perfection, Dramatize, Draw the veil, Dream up, Drill, Elaborate, Embellish, Embody, Emerge, Enact, End, Engender, Enlarge, Enlarge upon, Ensue, Establish, Eventuate, Evidence, Evince, Evolute, Evolve, Exercise, Exhibit, Expand, Expatiate, Explicate, Exploit, Expose, Expose to view, Express, Extend, Fabricate, Fall out, Fare, Fetch up, Fill out, Finish, Fit, Flaunt, Fledge, Flourish, Flower, Follow, Form, Foster, Frame, Gain, Gain ground, Gain strength, Gather, Generate, Germinate, Get, Get ahead, Get along, Give being to, Give rise to, Give sign, Give token, Go ahead, Go forward, Go up, Graduate, Greaten, Groom, Grow, Grow better, Grow up, Happen, Hatch, Highlight, Hike, Hike up, House-train, Housebreak, Huff, Hypertrophy, Illuminate, Impart, Improve, Improvise, Incarnate, Increase, Indicate, Inflate, Intensify, Invent, Issue, Lay bare, Lay open, Leave the nest, Let daylight in, Let out, Lick into shape, Look up, Magnify, Make clear, Make do with, Make headway, Make plain, Make progress, Make strides, Make up, Manifest, Materialize, Maturate, Mature, Mean, Meliorate, Mellow, Mend, Mint, Mount, Multiply, Mushroom, Nurse, Nurture, Obtain, Occur, Open, Open up, Originate, Outgrow, Overdevelop, Overgrow, Overtop, Pan out, Parade, Particularize, Perfect, Perform, Perk up, Pick up, Plan, Polish, Practice, Prepare, Present, Print, Process, Procreate, Produce, Progress, Proliferate, Promote, Prosper, Prove, Prove to be, Puff, Puff up, Pullulate, Pump, Pump up, Put in tune, Put to school, Raise, Raise the curtain, Rarefy, Reach, Reach manhood, Reach twenty-one, Reach voting age, Ready, Realize, Rear, Refine, Rehearse, Rehearse in extenso, Relate at large, Represent, Reproduce, Result, Reveal, Ripen, Rise, Roll out, Run up, Season, Send to school, Set forth, Settle down, Shape up, Shoot up, Show, Show forth, Show improvement, Show up, Skyrocket, Snowball, Spawn, Spotlight, Spread, Spring up, Sprout, Sprout up, Strengthen, Stretch, Strike out, Strip bare, Sufflate, Swell, Take in hand, Take off, Temper, Terminate, Think out, Think up, Thrive, Toga virilis, Token, Tower, Train, Transpire, Trot out, Tumefy, Turn out, Uncloak, Uncover, Undrape, Unfold, Unfurl, Unkennel, Unmask, Unpack, Unroll, Unscreen, Unsheathe, Unshroud, Unveil, Unwrap, Up, Upshoot, Upspear, Upspring, Upsprout, Vegetate, Wave, Wax, Widen, Work out

How to use Develop in a sentence?

  1. It is important to have a good team that can develop new ideas for your business to try out in seek of profits.
  2. A strange closeness developed.
  3. I suggested we develop his idea more. His idea was raw and in its infancy so we decided to really focus on it.
  4. In order to get to the Major Leagues, I had to develop my curve ball as well as my fastball velocity, or I would get hit around too hard.
  5. Motion pictures developed into mass entertainment.
  6. She came to get the film developed.
  7. He preferred to develop his bishop on e7.

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