ADOPTED MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Adopted Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Taken by adoption; taken up as ones own; as, an adopted son, citizen, country, word.
  2. (imp. & p. p.) of Adopt


Synonyms:
Adoptive,

• Adopt Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To take by choice into relationship, as, child, heir, friend, citizen, etc.; esp. to take voluntarily (a child of other parents) to be in the place of, or as, ones own child.
  2. (v. t.) To take or receive as ones own what is not so naturally; to select and take or approve; as, to adopt the view or policy of another; these resolutions were adopted.


Synonyms:
Acquire, Assume, Borrow, Dramatize, Embrace, Espouse, Follow, Take,

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