Definition of ripen verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

ripen

 verb
verb
NAmE//ˈraɪpən//
 
[intransitive, transitive]ripen (something)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they ripen
 
he / she / it ripens
 
past simple ripened
 
-ing form ripening
 
 
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to become ripe; to make something ripe
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