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Spanish translation of “foster”

foster

verb /ˈfostə/
to look after for a period of time ; to bring up a child that is not one’s own
acoger , criar
She fostered the children for several months .
to encourage or give help to ( ideas etc)
fomentar , promover
She fostered the child’s talents .
foster brother noun ( foster sister) a child that has been fostered in another child’s family .
hermano adoptivo , hermana adoptiva
foster child noun a child fostered by a family .
hijo adoptivo
foster parent (foster father/foster mother) noun a person who looks after a child not his or her own.
padre adoptivo , madre adoptiva
(Definition of foster from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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