to ripen

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{v} mature
enripen
To cause to mature; to make ripe; as, the warm days ripened the corn
To mature; to fit or prepare; to bring to perfection; as, to ripen the judgment

When faith and love, which parted from thee never, Had ripined thy iust soul to dwell with God. --Milton.

{v} to grow or make ripe, to swell
When crops ripen or when the sun ripens them, they become ripe. I'm waiting for the apples to ripen You can ripen the tomatoes on a sunny windowsill. to become ripe or to make something ripe
To approach or come to perfection
grow ripe; "The plums ripen in July"
cause to ripen or develop fully; "The sun ripens the fruit"; "Age matures a good wine"
{f} mature, become fully grown or developed; cause to mature, bring to a state of full development or growth
to grow ripe; to become mature, as in botany: grain, fruit, flowers, and the like; as, grapes ripen in the sun
To grow ripe; to become mature, as grain, fruit, flowers, and the like; as, grapes ripen in the sun
cause to ripen or develop fully; "The sun ripens the fruit"; "Age matures a good wine
grow ripe; "The plums ripen in July" cause to ripen or develop fully; "The sun ripens the fruit"; "Age matures a good wine
to ripen

    Hyphenation

    to rip·en

    Turkish pronunciation

    tı raypın

    Pronunciation

    /tə ˈrīpən/ /tə ˈraɪpən/

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