Cite
 

Meaning of ripen

rip•en

Pronunciation: (rī'pun), [key]
— v.t., v.i.
  1. to make or become ripe.
  2. to bring or come to maturity, the proper condition, etc.; mature.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
See also: