One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘she wanted to be treated like a grown-up’
adult, grown person, grown-up person, mature person
woman, grown woman, mature woman, man, grown man, mature man, lady, gentleman
1‘Christine has two grown-up daughters and seven grandchildren’
adult, mature, of age, having reached one's majority
fully grown, full-grown, fully developed, fully fledged
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