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  Words related to Foster

Related / Similar Words: Stephen Foster, Stephen Collins Foster, foster, nurture, further, surrogate

 

Definition:
  • United States songwriter whose songs embody the sentiment of the South before the American Civil War (1826-1864);
  • help develop, help grow; "nurture his talents";
  • bring up under fosterage; of children;
  • promote the growth of; "Foster our children''s well-being and education";
  • providing or receiving nurture or parental care though not related by blood or legal ties; "foster parent"; "foster child"; "foster home"; "surrogate father";

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    Hyponyms: patronize, patronise, patronage, support, keep going, serve, serve well

     

    Derivational Morphology: breeding, bringing up, fostering, fosterage, nurture, raising, rearing, upbringing, promotion, furtherance, advancement

     

    Anagrams: forest

     

     
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