What does adopted mean?

Definitions for adopted
adopt·ed

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word adopted.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. adopted, adoptive(adj)

    acquired as your own by free choice

    "my adopted state"; "an adoptive country"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Adopted

    of Adopt

  2. Adopted(adj)

    taken by adoption; taken up as one's own; as, an adopted son, citizen, country, word

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'adopted' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2014

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'adopted' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3346

How to pronounce adopted?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say adopted in sign language?

  1. adopted

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of adopted in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of adopted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of adopted in a Sentence

  1. Jeh Johnson:

    It's not something I would have adopted.

  2. Steven Wright:

    My theory of evolution is that Darwin was adopted.

  3. Derick Dillard:

    My mom’s adopted, so it kind of hits home with me.

  4. Francis Contreras:

    We have adopted international health protocols to treat these kinds of cases.

  5. Christina Ha:

    I think we'll feel really like we've made it when we get our first cat adopted.

Images & Illustrations of adopted

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Popularity rank by frequency of use

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