Synonyms of ripen


1. ripen, mature, change, alter, modify

usage: cause to ripen or develop fully; "The sun ripens the fruit"; "Age matures a good wine"

2. ripen, mature, maturate, grow

usage: grow ripe; "The plums ripen in July"

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