What does the word develop mean?

Usage examples for develop

  1. It is a good deal easier to throw overboard good and evil together, than to separate them carefully and to develop the good into a power. – Amusement: A Force in Christian Training by Rev. Marvin R. Vincent.
  2. Shrewd, cautious, daring, the Red Fox Pup bade fair at this stage of his career to develop the best set of brains in all the North Woods. – The Adventures of Fleetfoot and Her Fawns by Allen Chaffee