a person who grows something: He is a grower of flowers and vegetables.
a person or thing that grows in a certain way: This plant is a quick grower.

1555–65; grow + -er1 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To grower
World English Dictionary
grower (ˈɡrəʊə)
1.  a person who grows plants: a vegetable grower
2.  a plant that grows in a specified way: a fast grower
3.  a piece of music that is initially unimpressive but becomes more enjoyable after further hearings

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Example sentences
If you're seeking organic produce, ask the grower about her farming practices.
But a change in environment can turn a slow grower into a weed.
They can follow up with the grower and the supply chain.
The authorities may find one or two-a loss anticipated in the grower's business
  plan-without being able to trace ownership.
Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature