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Kasvaa (Verb type1)


  1. to grow
  2. to grow (into), become (+ translative) (adjective, participle, etc.; only very rarely a noun)
    kasvaa aikuiseksi ― to grow up
  3. (impersonal + elative) to grow (into), become (noun, adjective, participle, etc.)
    Hänestä kasvoi lupaava nuori mies.
    He grew (up) into a promising young man.
  4. to increase, increment
  5. to wax (of the Moon)


Indicative Conjugations

The present, imperfect, perfect, and pluperfect (past perfect) tenses in English correspond to "speaks", "spoke", "has spoken", and "had spoken".

Conditional Conjugations

The conditional present and perfect moods in English typically correspond to "would" and "would have".