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1 foster /ˈfɑːstɚ/ verb
fosters; fostered; fostering
1 foster
/ˈfɑːstɚ/
verb
fosters; fostered; fostering
Learner's definition of FOSTER
[+ object] : to help (something) grow or develop
: to provide the care that a parent usually gives to a child : to be or become the foster parent of a child
[+ object]
[no object]
2 foster /ˈfɑːstɚ/ adjective
2 foster
/ˈfɑːstɚ/
adjective
Learner's definition of FOSTER
always used before a noun
used to describe a situation in which for a period of time a child lives with and is cared for by people who are not the child's parents
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