UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/dɪˈvɛləpt/US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/dɪˈvɛləpt/

WordReference English Collocations © 2020


Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
  1. in developed countries
  2. in lesser-developed countries
  3. the [idea, plan] is still not well developed
  4. a (well-) developed [thought, idea]
  5. a fully developed [system, network]
  6. a highly developed [skill, epidemic]
  7. more physically developed than (her classmates)
  8. the most physically developed (in the class)
WordReference English Collocations © 2020


Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
  1. develop a (new) [product, design, concept, theory, strategy, process]
  2. develop [a test, a new drug, the company, an app]
  3. [design, research] and develop
  4. develop and [implement, produce, maintain]
  5. (further) develop the [plot, story, character]
  6. develop your skills at [pottery, writing, math]
  7. develop my skills in [pottery]
  8. develop the [necessary, required] skills
  9. develop your [understanding, knowledge] of
  10. develop your [ideas, opinions] (about)
  11. develop an [effective, efficient]
  12. develop a [better, new, more efficient] way to
  13. developed [jointly, in conjunction] with
  14. developed to [provide, help, meet, assist, support]
  15. [funding, money, resources] to develop
  16. develop an argument [for, against]
  17. developed [an allergy, the disease, cancer]
  18. cancer [rapidly, quickly, alarmingly] developed
  19. the [plot, outline, story] developed
  20. [clouds, a storm] was developing
  21. developing into [a woman, a young man, adulthood]
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