Synonyms for


Synonyms (Grouped by Similarity of Meaning) of verb adopt

Sense 1:
adopt, follow, espouse
choose, take, select, pick out
Sense 2:
adopt, borrow, take over, take up
accept, take, have
Sense 3:
assume, adopt, take on, take over
take office
Sense 4:
assume, acquire, adopt, take on, take
change
Sense 5:
adopt, take in
take
Sense 6:
dramatize, dramatise, adopt
write, compose, pen, indite
Sense 7:
espouse, embrace, adopt, sweep up
accept
Similarity of adj adopted

1 sense of adopted

Sense 1:
adopted (vs. native), adoptive
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