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See definition of adoption on Dictionary.com
  • nounchoosing or taking something as one's own
  • nounlegal taking of another's child

synonyms for adoption

  • acceptance
  • approval
  • enactment
  • endorsement
  • maintenance
  • ratification
  • approbation
  • appropriation
  • assumption
  • choice
  • confirmation
  • embracement
  • embracing
  • espousal
  • following
  • selection
  • support
  • taking on
  • taking over
  • taking up
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antonyms for adoption

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  • disapproval
  • opposition
  • refusal
  • rejection
  • pass
  • repudiation
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How to use adoption in a sentence

While there are hurdles to wide adoption, there is no reason Neuralink couldn’t push into these areas in the future.
ELON MUSK’S BRAIN COMPANY PLANS A BIG REVEAL ON FRIDAY. HERE’S WHAT WE ALREADY KNOWVERNE KOPYTOFFAUGUST 27, 2020FORTUNE
TikTok “hasn’t really been a place where we’ve seen a lot of growth and adoption from a performance standpoint,” Scarborough said.
MICROSOFT’S HANDS-OFF HANDLING OF LINKEDIN OFFERS MODEL FOR POTENTIAL TIKTOK ACQUISITIONTIM PETERSONAUGUST 24, 2020DIGIDAY
Coronado’s director of student support services, Niamh Foley, confirmed no such adoption was being made, but some changes are happening in the short and long term.
‘EDUCATE, NOT INDOCTRINATE’: ANTI-RACISM PUSH IN CORONADO SCHOOLS FUELS BACKLASHASHLY MCGLONEAUGUST 18, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
As McKinsey puts it, we have “covered a decade in days” as far as the adoption of digital goes.
SEO IN THE SECOND HALF OF 2020: FIVE SEARCH OPPORTUNITIES TO ACT ON NOWJIM YUAUGUST 17, 2020SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
She was moved to share her experience after unearthing mementos in her apartment, including a 1964 letter from a man who thanked her for arranging the adoption of his newborn son, leading her to virtually track down the adoptee, now in his mid-50s.
NO VISITORS LEADING TO DESPAIR AND ISOLATION IN SENIOR CARE HOMESJARED WHITLOCKJULY 28, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
In order for a contact tracing app to work, it needs widespread adoption.
GLOBAL CONTACT TRACING APP DOWNLOADS LAG BEHIND EFFECTIVE LEVELSNICOLÁS RIVEROJULY 15, 2020QUARTZ
In June, leaders of San Diego’s neighborhood planning groups unanimously asked for more time to review the parks plan that some say is moving too quickly toward adoption.
IF YOUR LOCAL PARK SUCKS, THIS IS PROBABLY WHYMACKENZIE ELMERJULY 6, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Otter and his colleagues documented the adoption of the western song at a research station in eastern Canada.
A SPARROW SONG REMIX TOOK OVER NORTH AMERICA WITH ASTONISHING SPEEDJACK J. LEEJULY 2, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
At the same time, their intricate design credentials like the adoption of large lateen yards, angular positioning of the masts, and longer prows made them speedier and more maneuverable than the bulky warships of the period.
KNOW YOUR HISTORICAL WARSHIPS: FROM 7TH CENTURY BC – 17TH CENTURY ADDATTATREYA MANDALAPRIL 4, 2020REALM OF HISTORY
So the obstacle to more widespread adoption of time banking has been the administration, because you need a person in each community who is tabulating and keeping track of transactions.
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WORDS RELATED TO ADOPTION

  • accedence
  • accession
  • acknowledgment
  • acquiescence
  • admission
  • adoption
  • affirmation
  • agreement
  • approbation
  • approval
  • assent
  • concession
  • concurrence
  • favor
  • recognition
  • seal of approval
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.