adopted

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a·dopt

 (ə-dŏpt′)
tr.v. a·dopt·ed, a·dopt·ing, a·dopts
1. To take on the legal responsibilities as parent of (a child that is not one's biological child).
2. To become the owner or caretaker of (a pet, especially one from a shelter).
3.
a. To take and follow (a course of action, for example) by choice or assent: adopt a new technique.
b. To take up and make one's own: adopt a new idea.
4. To move to or resettle in (a place).
5. To take on or assume: adopted an air of importance.
6. To vote to accept: adopt a resolution.
7. To choose as standard or required in a course: adopt a new line of English textbooks.

[Middle English adopten, from Old French adopter, from Latin adoptāre : ad-, ad- + optāre, to choose.]

a·dopt′a·bil′i·ty n.
a·dopt′a·ble adj.
a·dopt′er n.
a·dop′tion n.
Usage Note: Children are adopted by parents, and we normally refer to an adopted child but to adoptive parents, families, and homes. When describing places, one can use either adopted or adoptive: her adopted city; her adoptive city.

adopted

(əˈdɒptɪd)
adj
having been adopted: an adopted child. Compare adoptive
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.adopted - acquired as your own by free choice; "my adopted state"; "an adoptive country"
native - belonging to one by birth; "my native land"; "one's native language"
Translations
adoptovaný
adopteret
adoptoitu
posvojen
養子になった
입양된
posvojen
adopterad
รับเลี้ยงเป็นลูก
được nhận làm con nuôi

adopted

[əˈdɒptɪd] ADJ [child] → adoptivo, adoptado (Mex)

adopted

[əˈdɒptɪd] adj
[child] → adopté(e); [son, daughter] → adoptif/ive; [sister, brother] → d'adoption
[country, home] → d'adoption, adoptif/ive

adopted

adjAdoptiv-, adoptiert; adopted childAdoptivkind nt; her adopted country/home townihre Wahlheimat

adopted

[əˈdɒptɪd] adjadottivo/a

adopted

مُتَبَنَّى adoptovaný adopteret adoptiert υιοθετημένος adoptado adoptoitu adoptif posvojen adottato 養子になった 입양된 geadopteerd adoptert adoptowany adotado приемный adopterad รับเลี้ยงเป็นลูก evlat edinilmiş được nhận làm con nuôi 被收养的