adopt adoptieren


adopt = adoptieren

Pronunciation =  adopt

Pronunciation in German = adoptieren

adopt in German: adoptieren

Part of speechverb 

Definition in English: legally take (another’s child) and bring it up as one’s own. 

Definition in German: legal (ein fremdes Kind) nehmen und als eigenes erziehen.

Examples in English:

  • There are many people eager to adopt a baby.

Examples in German:

  • Es gibt viele Menschen, die ein Baby adoptieren möchten.

Synonyms of adopt

Synonyms in German annehmen
Synonyms in English accept

Antonyms of adopt

Antonyms in German verleugnen
Antonyms in English disown

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