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adopted

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  • verbchoose or take something as one's own
  • verblegally care for another's child
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Synonyms for adopted

verb choose or take something as one's own
  • accept
  • approve
  • embrace
  • endorse
  • follow
  • maintain
  • ratify
  • select
  • support
  • take up
  • use
  • adapt
  • affiliate
  • affirm
  • appropriate
  • assent
  • assume
  • borrow
  • espouse
  • imitate
  • mimic
  • opt
  • seize
  • tap
  • utilize
  • go down the line
  • go in for
  • take on
  • take over

Antonyms for adopted

  • deny
  • disagree
  • disallow
  • disapprove
  • discard
  • let go
  • neglect
  • oppose
  • refuse
  • reject
  • release
  • renounce
  • shun
  • give
  • return
  • disown
  • leave alone
  • repudiate
  • repulse
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to adopted

foreign

adjective. from another country, experience

more preferred

adjective. favorite, chosen

most popular

adjective. common, standard

most preferred

adjective. favorite, chosen

popular

adjective. common, standard

preferred

adjective. favorite, chosen
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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