Meaning : Make something new, such as a product or a mental or artistic creation.
Her company developed a new kind of building material that withstands all kinds of weather.
They developed a new technique.
Meaning : Change the use of and make available or usable.
The country developed its natural resources.
The remote areas of the country were gradually built up.
Synonyms : build up
Meaning : Be gradually disclosed or unfolded. Become manifest.
The plot developed slowly.
Meaning : Grow, progress, unfold, or evolve through a process of evolution, natural growth, differentiation, or a conducive environment.
A flower developed on the branch.
The country developed into a mighty superpower.
The embryo develops into a fetus.
This situation has developed over a long time.
Meaning : Cause to grow and differentiate in ways conforming to its natural development.
The perfect climate here develops the grain.
He developed a new kind of apple.
Synonyms : make grow
Meaning : Generate gradually.
We must develop more potential customers.
Develop a market for the new mobile phone.
Meaning : Grow emotionally or mature.
The child developed beautifully in her new kindergarten.
When he spent a summer at camp, the boy grew noticeably and no longer showed some of his old adolescent behavior.
Synonyms : grow
Meaning : Make visible by means of chemical solutions.
Please develop this roll of film for me.
Meaning : Superimpose a three-dimensional surface on a plane without stretching, in geometry.
Meaning : Move one's pieces into strategically more advantageous positions.
Spassky developed quickly.
Meaning : Move into a strategically more advantageous position.
Develop the rook.
Meaning : Elaborate by the unfolding of a musical idea and by the working out of the rhythmic and harmonic changes in the theme.
Develop the melody and change the key.
Meaning : Expand in the form of a series.
Develop the function in the following form.