adopt translation English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "adopt" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb /əˈdopt/
to take (a child of other parents) as one’s own
Since they had no children of their own, they decided to adopt a little girl.
to take (something) as one’s own
While he was living in France, he adopted the French way of life.
to formally approve a suggestion
The policy was adopted after a vote by the council.
adopted /əˈdoptid/ adjective
Their son is adopted.
adoptive /-tiv/ adjective an adoptive parent is a parent who has adopted a child
his adoptive father.
(Definition of adopt from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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