Synonyms and Antonyms for adopt | Synonym.com

Synonyms and Antonyms for adopt

1. adopt (v.)

choose and follow; as of theories, ideas, policies, strategies or plans

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2. adopt (v.)

take up and practice as one's own

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3. adopt (v.)

take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect

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4. adopt (v.)

take into one's family

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5. adopt (v.)

take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities

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6. adopt (v.)

put into dramatic form

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7. adopt (v.)

take up the cause, ideology, practice, method, of someone and use it as one's own

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