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foster

  

      vb   tr  
1    to promote the growth or development of  
2    to bring up (a child, etc.); rear  
3    to cherish (a plan, hope, etc.) in one's mind  
4      (Chiefly Brit)  
a    to place (a child) in the care of foster parents  
b    to bring up under fosterage  
      adj  
5    in combination   of or involved in the rearing of a child by persons other than his natural or adopted parents  
foster parents, foster home     
     (Old English fostrian to feed, from fostor food)  
  fosterer      n  
  fosteringly      adv  


Foster  
      n  
1    Jodie. born 1962, U.S. film actress: her films include Taxi Driver (1976), The Accused (1988), The Silence of the Lambs (1990), Little Man Tate (1991; also directed), and Contact (1997)  
2    Norman, Baron. born 1935, British architect. His works include the Willis Faber building (1978) in Ipswich, Stansted Airport, Essex (1991), Chek Lap Kok Airport, Hong Kong (1998), and the renovation of the Reichstag, Berlin (1999)  
3    Stephen Collins. 1826--64, U.S. composer of songs such as The Old Folks at Home and Oh Susanna  
foster child  
      n   a child looked after temporarily or brought up by people other than its natural or adoptive parents  
foster father  
      n   a man who looks after or brings up a child or children as a father, in place of the natural or adoptive father  
foster mother  
      n   a woman who looks after or brings up a child or children as a mother, in place of the natural or adoptive mother  
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Foster  
      n  
1    Jodie. born 1962, U.S. film actress: her films include Taxi Driver (1976), The Accused (1988), The Silence of the Lambs (1990), Little Man Tate (1991; also directed), and Contact (1997)  
2    Norman, Baron. born 1935, British architect. His works include the Willis Faber building (1978) in Ipswich, Stansted Airport, Essex (1991), Chek Lap Kok Airport, Hong Kong (1998), and the renovation of the Reichstag, Berlin (1999)  
3    Stephen Collins. 1826--64, U.S. composer of songs such as The Old Folks at Home and Oh Susanna  


foster  
      vb   tr  
1    to promote the growth or development of  
2    to bring up (a child, etc.); rear  
3    to cherish (a plan, hope, etc.) in one's mind  
4      (Chiefly Brit)  
a    to place (a child) in the care of foster parents  
b    to bring up under fosterage  
      adj  
5    in combination   of or involved in the rearing of a child by persons other than his natural or adopted parents  
foster parents, foster home     
     (Old English fostrian to feed, from fostor food)  
  fosterer      n  
  fosteringly      adv  
foster child  
      n   a child looked after temporarily or brought up by people other than its natural or adoptive parents  
foster father  
      n   a man who looks after or brings up a child or children as a father, in place of the natural or adoptive father  
foster mother  
      n   a woman who looks after or brings up a child or children as a mother, in place of the natural or adoptive mother  

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foster

  
1    cultivate, encourage, feed, foment, nurture, promote, stimulate, support, uphold  
2    bring up, mother, nurse, raise, rear, take care of  
3    accommodate, cherish, entertain, harbour, nourish, sustain  
  
Antonyms     
   combat, curb, curtail, hold out against, inhibit, oppose, resist, restrain, subdue, suppress, withstand  

Diccionario de inglés sinónimos  

foster care n.
child care provided by foster parents

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n.
[child] to be sent to a care organization run by the social services, or to be looked after by foster parents

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