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Another word for adopt

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Verb
  1. To take, as another's idea, and make one's own

    See also:

    accept

    give

  2. To accept officially

      1. To declare positively; assert to be true:
      2. To say positively; declare firmly; assert to be true
      3. To assert that one will give true testimony equivalent to that which would be given while under oath.
      1. (Archaic) To prove or show
      2. (Obs.) To prove by testing
      3. To give one's consent to; sanction; confirm
      1. To support or establish the certainty or validity of; verify:
      2. To cause to undergo the religious ceremony of confirmation
      3. To prove the truth, validity, or authenticity of; verify
      1. To cause or allow to go through a trial, test, or examination successfully:
      2. To convey property to an heir or heirs:
      3. To pronounce; utter:
      1. To approve and give formal sanction to; confirm:
      2. To approve or confirm; esp., to give official sanction to
      1. To ratify or confirm
      2. To authorize or permit; countenance
      3. To give sanction to
    See also:

    accept

    law

Another word for adopt

Verb
  1. To take as a son or daughter

  2. To take as one's own

  3. To vote acceptance

    See also:

    approve