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foster

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  • verbpromote, support
  • verbgive care or accommodation to
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Synonyms for foster

verb promote, support
  • advance
  • back
  • champion
  • cherish
  • cultivate
  • encourage
  • feed
  • foment
  • forward
  • further
  • harbor
  • nurse
  • nurture
  • serve
  • stimulate
  • uphold

Antonyms for foster

  • block
  • cease
  • dampen
  • depress
  • discourage
  • dissuade
  • halt
  • hinder
  • ignore
  • impede
  • neglect
  • starve
  • stop
  • condemn
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More words related to foster

adopt

verb. legally care for another's child
  • choose
  • foster
  • naturalize
  • pick
  • raise
  • select
  • take in

adopted

verb. legally care for another's child
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