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develop
dɪ'vɛləp
Main
English Definition
(动) As a verb
  1. Come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes).
  2. Change the use of and make available or usable.
  3. Expand in the form of a series.
  4. Grow, progress, unfold, or evolve through a process of evolution, natural growth, differentiation, or a conducive environment.
  5. Cause to grow and differentiate in ways conforming to its natural development.
  6. Happen.
  7. Be gradually disclosed or unfolded; become manifest.
  8. Elaborate by the unfolding of a musical idea and by the working out of the rhythmic and harmonic changes in the theme.
  9. Become technologically advanced.
  10. Grow emotionally or mature.
  11. Gain through experience.
  12. Create by training and teaching.
  13. Elaborate, as of theories and hypotheses.
  14. Move into a strategically more advantageous position.
  15. Move one's pieces into strategically more advantageous positions.
  16. Superimpose a three-dimensional surface on a plane without stretching, in geometry.
  17. Generate gradually.
  18. Work out.
  19. Make something new, such as a product or a mental or artistic creation.
  20. Make visible by means of chemical solutions.
  21. Come into existence; take on form or shape.
Hyphenationde•vel•op
Part of Speech(动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb
Matching Results
发展fāzhǎndevelopment; growth; to develop; to grow; to expand
开发kāifāto exploit (a resource); to open up (for development); to develop
研制yánzhìto manufacture; to develop
成长chéngzhǎngto mature; to grow; growth
发扬fāyángto develop; to make full use of
发挥fāhuīto display; to exhibit; to bring out implicit or innate qualities; to express (a thought or moral); to develop (an idea); to elaborate (on a theme)
显现出xiǎnxiàn chūto appear
生长shēngzhǎngto grow
发育fāyùto develop; to mature; growth; development; (sexually) mature
进展jìnzhǎnto make headway; to make progress
恢宏huīhóngto develop; vast; broad; generous
衍变yǎnbiànto develop; to evolve
发展起fāzhǎn qǐto develop
开发出kāifā chūto develop
洗印xǐyìnto develop
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