I'm in business with Al Pacino now; we're developing Betsy and Napoleon about Napoleon's exile in St. Helena.
There is no question government can do a better job of developing and delivering vaccines.
He said Sahara Reporters could be a model for similar sites throughout the developing world.
Breast milk is the perfect food, formed by natural selection to have everything the developing child—and its microbiota—needs.
But with leaders of both allies and adversaries, a different story is developing.
Very much struck with this hint of discovery, I turned my attention to the means of developing it.
To any one who shares the faith I have been developing in this book, what I mean will be evident.
I have not tried it for developing in the wax-paper or other paper process.
She sought that employment in developing the powers of her child.
developing Colonial trade, she extended her home industries.
1650s, "unroll, unfold," from French développer, replacing English disvelop (1590s, from Middle French desveloper), both from Old French desveloper "unwrap, unfurl, unveil; reveal the meaning of, explain," from des- "undo" + veloper "wrap up," of uncertain origin, possibly Celtic or Germanic. Modern figurative use is 18c. The photographic sense is from 1845; the real estate sense is from 1890.
develop de·vel·op (dĭ-věl'əp)
v. de·vel·oped, de·vel·op·ing, de·vel·ops
To progress from earlier to later stages of a life cycle.
To progress from earlier to later or from simpler to more complex stages of evolution.
To aid in the growth of; strengthen.
To grow by degrees into a more advanced or mature state.
To become affected with a disease; contract.