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Meanings of Adopted:

verb

Legally take (another's child) and bring it up as one's own.

Usage examples:

There are many people eager to adopt a baby
adjective

An adopted child has been legally taken by another family to be taken care of as their own child

Usage examples:

They've got two adopted children and one of their own., spain is my adopted country., an adopted hi…

Meanings of Adoptee:

noun

Someone who has been adopted as a child (= legally taken into another family and cared for as the family's own child)

Usage examples:

Her family included two adoptees, aged 3 and 2., support groups welcome birth parents, adoptees, an…

Meanings of Adopter:

noun

A person who legally takes another's child and brings it up as their own.

Usage examples:

Misunderstandings about adoption are contributing to a serious shortage of adopters

Meanings of Adopters:

noun

A person who legally takes another's child and brings it up as their own.

Usage examples:

Misunderstandings about adoption are contributing to a serious shortage of adopters

Meanings of Adopting:

verb

Legally take (another's child) and bring it up as one's own.

Usage examples:

There are many people eager to adopt a baby

Meanings of Adoption:

noun

The action or fact of legally taking another's child and bringing it up as one's own, or the fact of being adopted.

Usage examples:

She placed a child for adoption when she was a teenager

Meanings of Adoptional:

adjective

Of or relating to adoption; that is due to adoption.

Meanings of Adoptionist:

noun

A person holding the view that christ is the son of god by adoption only.

Usage examples:

What made jesus special, the adoptionists believed, was that jesus was more righteous than everyone…

Meanings of Adoptions:

noun

The action or fact of legally taking another's child and bringing it up as one's own, or the fact of being adopted.

Usage examples:

She placed a child for adoption when she was a teenager

Meanings of Adoptive:

adjective

(of a child or parent) in that relationship by adoption.

Usage examples:

He is the adoptive father of his wife's three children

Meanings of Adopts:

verb

Legally take (another's child) and bring it up as one's own.

Usage examples:

There are many people eager to adopt a baby

Meanings of Adorable:

adjective

Inspiring great affection or delight.

Usage examples:

I have four adorable siamese cats

Meanings of Adorably:

adverb

In a way that inspires great affection; delightfully or charmingly.

Usage examples:

His eyes crinkled adorably when he smiled

Meanings of Adoral:

adjective

Relating to or denoting the side or end where the mouth is situated.

Usage examples:

The adoral shields

Meanings of Adorant:

adjective

Adoring.

noun

A worshipper or devotee, (now) especially as represented in art or iconography.

Meanings of Adoration:

noun

Deep love and respect.

Usage examples:

He gave her a look of adoration

Meanings of Adoratory:

noun

A place of worship; specifically (in a non-christian context) one used by the indigenous peoples of central and south america.

adjective

= adorative .

Meanings of Adore:

verb

Love and respect (someone) deeply.

Usage examples:

He adored his mother

Meanings of Adored:

verb

Love and respect (someone) deeply.

Usage examples:

He adored his mother

Meanings of Adores:

verb

Love and respect (someone) deeply.

Usage examples:

He adored his mother

Meanings of Adoring:

adjective

Feeling or expressing deep affection, love, or admiration.

Usage examples:

A gift from an adoring fan
verb

Love and respect (someone) deeply.

Usage examples:

He adored his mother

Meanings of Adoringly:

adverb

In a way that shows you love someone very much

Usage examples:

She gazed at her baby adoringly., he speaks adoringly of his wife.

Meanings of Adorn:

verb

Make more beautiful or attractive.

Usage examples:

Pictures and prints adorned his walls

Meanings of Adornation:

noun

The act of adorning or decorating something; the fact of being adorned.

Meanings of Adorned:

verb

Make more beautiful or attractive.

Usage examples:

Pictures and prints adorned his walls

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