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"adopt" Meaning in English

1. to put into dramatic form
Part of speech : verb
Example : I adopted a book for a screenplay and sold it to a major studio.
2. to take into one's family
Part of speech : verb
Example : They adopted two children.
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3. to take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect
Part of speech : verb
Example : I adopted aspects of the styles I researched.
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4. to take up the cause, ideology, practice, method, of someone and use it as one's own
Part of speech : verb
Example : I quickly adopted a similar way of making sandwiches.
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5. to take up and practice as one's own
Part of speech : verb
Example : I adopted their mannerisms.
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6. to choose and follow
Part of speech : verb
Example : We adopted the new rules yesterday; you can't expect us to have memorized them by today!
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7. to take on titles, offices, duties, or responsibilities
Part of speech : verb
Example : I adopted the role of a manager and got a pay raise.
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Translation for "adopt"

adopt meaning in Spanish : adoptar
  • adopt meaning in German : adoptieren
  • adopt meaning in Japanese : 採用
  • adopt meaning in Turkish : benimsemek
  • adopt meaning in Chinese : 采用
  • adopt meaning in Arabic : تبنى
  • adopt meaning in Polish : przyjąć
  • adopt meaning in Hindi : अपनाना
  • adopt meaning in French : adopter
  • adopt meaning in Russian : принять
  • adopt meaning in Tamil : தத்தெடுக்க
  • adopt meaning in Telugu : దత్తత
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