noun. ['əˈdɑːptɝ'] a person who adopts a child of other parents as his or her own child.
- adoptive parent
- male parent
- -er (English)
- -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
- adopt (English)
- adopter (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
Words that Rhyme with Adopter
Example sentences of the word adopter
1. Noun, singular or mass
If possible, personally visit the home of the potential adopter to see where the puppy will be living.