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Question with the adjective Adopted

1 example:

Imagine waiting 10 years to see if you can stay in your adopted country and get on with your life and career?
(Forbes - Business, )

Sentences with the adjective Adopted

39 examples:

The adopted girl is from Panama.

The adopted child lived a happy life with her new family.

Some adopted children spend years looking for their birth parents.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

This little joey was rescued, and now loves to hug his adopted dad.
(USA Today - World, )

Kyle and Andrea Halstead were hoping to have their adopted son home for Christmas.
(The Vancouver Sun - World, )

Miss. woman, husband went on the run for five years after death of their adopted child.
(USA Today - National, )

More give birth to their adopted children, thanks to growth of frozen embryo donations.
(USA Today - National, )

Matthew and Grace Huang say medical complications led to their adopted daughter's death.
(USA Today - World, )

A Los Angeles couple was taken into custody Mon. in the killing of their adopted daughter.
(USA Today - National, )

The former Grey's Anatomy actress already has two adopted daughters with her husband Josh.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

He is poised to make his first start for his adopted country against the land of his birth.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

An Australian police officer fights off eagles to save the life of his adopted baby kangaroo.
(BBC News - World News, )

The actress and activist has six children with her actor husband, including three adopted kids.
(NBC News Entertainment, )

We're on a hunt for Hamtramck, Mich., Disneyland, not far from my newly adopted city of Detroit.
(The Vancouver Sun - Travel, )

The woman who underwent the first uterus transplant in the U.S. already has three adopted children.
(Tech Times - Health, )

He was 16, living with adopted parents and hungry for new experiences, when he first met Smith in 1979.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A 26-year-old mother of three adopted children is the first uterus transplant patient in the United States.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

A Washington state woman was convicted Monday of the homicide by abuse of her adopted daughter from Ethiopia.
(UPI - News, )

A wealthy Edmonton philanthropist had one dying wish, to help grow the health-care sector in his adopted city.
(Anna Desmarais in CBC News - Health, )

Matthew and Grace Huang of Los Angeles faced a two-year legal struggle after the death of their adopted daughter.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Besart Berisha has professed his love for his adopted city ahead of his Melbourne Victory A-League debut on Friday.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Woody Allen's adopted son, Moses, defends the filmmaker over claims he sexually abused his adopted daughter in 1992.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

The "This Is Us" star got emotional when he recalled a fan thanking him for portraying the father of an adopted child.
(NBC Today, )

A Belgian man whose adopted son travelled to Syria to join Islamic State gives an insight into life with the militants.
(BBC News - World News, )

Children and grandchildren of adopted people could soon have the right to make contact with their parent's birth family.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Harriet Fielding, 57, with her adopted son Mark (left) and Catherine Watts, 43, with her adopted daughter Sarah (right).
(Daily Mail - Health, )

But the same survey finds many are also disappointed at the job opportunities and cost of living in their adopted country.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Tracey Davis always knew growing up that her father, Sammy Davis Jr., loved her and her two adopted brothers, Mark and Jeff.
(Susan King in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

She married - in another state - is raising an adopted child with her wife and recently started her own consulting business.
(Los Angeles Times - National News, )

Justin Harris defended his decision to "rehome" his two adopted daughters, ages 6 and 3, to a man who later raped one of them.
(UPI - News, )

Documentary exploring the Jerry Sandusky pedophilia scandal at Penn State includes first interview with his abused adopted son.
(Kenneth Turan, Film Critic in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Woody Allen says that renewed claims from his adopted daughter that he sexually abused her as a child are "untrue and disgraceful".
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

An Ohio National Guardsman accused of sexually abusing three adopted daughters and a stepdaughter at their home has been convicted.
(Fox News - U.S., )

Jeffrey Sandusky, the adopted son of ex-Penn State University assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, pleaded guilty to 14 counts.
(NBC News, )

Two Americans acquitted of wrongdoing in the death of their adopted daughter by a Qatar appeals court have been unable to leave Doha.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Wisconsin has become the first state in the nation to pass legislation cracking down on parents who try to give away their adopted kids.
(Fox News - Politics, )

The adopted brother of a US civil rights activist accused of pretending to be black has claimed she told him not to “blow her cover”.
(The Independent - People, )

If you wouldn't say it about a breast augmentation, don't say it about an adopted child: That's one dad's rule, set down in a viral video.
(NBC News Health, )

A Qatar appeals court said it would rule Nov. 30 on the couple’s conviction in the death of their adopted daughter nearly two years ago.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Sentence with the equality degree of the adjective Adopted

1 example:

If successful it could be adopted as a model for the whole nation and beyond.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Question with the verb Adopted

1 example:

Is Tom adopted?

Sentences with the verb Adopted

68 examples:

We adopted Tom.

We adopted a child.

He adopted her idea.

He adopted the orphan.

They adopted the orphan.

Tom adopted Mary's idea.

Tom adopted a new policy.

He adopted the new method.

They adopted the proposal.

They adopted a new policy.

They adopted my viewpoint.

They adopted a little girl.

My plan was adopted by them.

He adopted this little girl.

They adopted the little girl.

They adopted my point of view.

Tom adopted a Russian sentence.

We adopted an alternative method.

Tom adopted our method of bookkeeping.

He adopted an unconventional lifestyle.

Tom and Mary adopted a child from Russia.

His proposal was adopted by the committee.

They adopted a new method of teaching English in that school.

Tom was adopted by a couple in Boston when he was three years old.

He adopted a war orphan and is bringing her up as a foster daughter.

In Quebec, where we adopted this premise many years ago, the question remains: Can we continue to lead by adopting policies that give us an environmental and economic advantage?
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

The rogue potbellied pig was adopted by an Iowa family.
(USA Today - National, )

Four months ago she adopted a bobcat kitten named Vivienne.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

He adopted the plant-based diet and found his symptoms had stopped.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

It left her housebound and depressed until she adopted the new diet.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

A seeker who adopted a succession of mystical and spiritual world views.
(Leah Ollman in Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

One of these fan-designed jerseys will be adopted by the Mavericks in 2015.
(USA Today - NBA, )

Rosie caught the attention of vet technician Brittany Kemp, who adopted the pup.
(NBC Today, )

Before their removal, they adopted a draconian and subjective anti-harassment rule.
(Los Angeles Times - Business, )

On Tuesday, the supermarket company said it adopted a "poison pill" antitakeover plan.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

Greek couple charged with abduction says they adopted the child when she was days old.
(USA Today - World, )

Ryan Evans learned all about Hal Greer when he adopted a new style for his free throws.
(The New York Times - Sports, )

Iraq's parliament adopted a measure to restrict Americans seeking to enter the country.
(USA TODAY in USA Today - World, )

Claire Patterson longed for a baby and was thrilled when she adopted an 18-month-old boy.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

To help her heal emotionally, she adopted a cuddly puppy named Bear who also lost an eye.
(NBC Today, )

The kittens reminded them of Lucas, a black cat they adopted who died of cancer at age 6.
(USA Today - National, )

Winning name will be adopted by the ESA and mission partners when referring to the site in the future.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Taylor Morrison weighed 130kgs when he adopted the 'obsessive' diet of fish, chicken and green vegies.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Soccer, particularly England’s Premier League, is adopted by the creative circles in the United States.
(The New York Times - Sports, )

A baby moose found wandering around Royal Oak may be adopted by a new moose mom if his mother doesn't return.
(CBC News in CBC News - Canada, )

To expose these double standards, she adopted a pseudonym and disguised herself in advance of her next arrest.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

After his Marine partner is killed in action, a military working dog is adopted by the soldier’s Texas family.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

A Kurdish woman, who was adopted by an Iranian family as a child, returns to Iraq to find her biological parents.
(BBC News - World News, )

A turkey at an Illinois animal shelter took an unorthodox route to motherhood when she adopted a group of ducklings.
(UPI - Odd News, )

The court will rule on whether Texas discriminated against minorities when it adopted its current congressional map.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

When they adopted two-year-old crossbreed Alfie, the Simpkins family, from Cheltenham, knew he was no ordinary pooch.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The former president and his wife adopted their new puppy, Freddy, after paying a visit last week to an SPCA shelter.
(NBC Today, )

The vanishing spray used to mark defensive walls during the World Cup will be adopted by the Premier League this season.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

To one woman, the black and white feline is Whiley, a one-time stray who she adopted from a rescue nearly five years ago.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

A zoo in India had a case of imprinting when a motherless tiger cub was adopted by a Labrador that even allowed to suckle.
(UPI - Odd News, )

English professional Jason Palmer explains why he adopted his unique playing style, which he admits receives "funny looks".
(BBC Sport, )

Germany's cabinet adopted a bill to introduce a statutory pay floor of €8.50 ($11.72) an hour, marking a change in policy.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

An American woman who adopted a Chinese boy is searching for his birth parents so that he can meet them before he goes blind.
(Fox News - Health, )

Los Angeles business groups Tuesday ramped up threats to sue the city if it adopted a minimum wage requirement for big hotels.
(Emily Alpert Reyes and David Zahniser in Los Angeles Times - Business, )

The owner of a Polish zoo said a lion cub rejected by his mother was adopted by a sheepdog who recently had a litter of puppies.
(UPI - Odd News, )

After I adopted her, she began climbing into my backpack — a sign, perhaps, that she was hoping to join me on work assignments.
(Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

Canadian recording artist Celine Dion is to serve as host of a holiday special about children adopted from foster care, CBS announced.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

An American woman who adopted an HIV-positive child from China has urged people to realise the illness is “nothing to be afraid of”.
(The Independent - Health & Families, )

A paperwork failure by the couple who adopted him means Adam Crapser can be deported from the place he's spent 37 of his 41 years of life.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

The country music superstar and his wife, Lauren Akins, also have a 1-year-old daughter, Willa Gray, whom they adopted from Uganda in May.
(NBC Today, )

Ski champ Lindsey Vonn seems to be getting over missing the Sochi Olympics by snuggling Leo, the adorable puppy she adopted from a shelter.
(NBC Today, )

A Chinese man turned his pets over an animal rescue group after the two "puppies" he adopted two years ago grew up to be Asian black bears.
(UPI - Odd News, )

"Kyle XY" star Matt Dallas and husband Blue Hamilton announced they adopted a 2-year-old son named Crow in a video post ahead of Christmas.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Negative sentences with the verb Adopted

2 examples:

Mercedes says the team would probably have quit Formula 1 if the sport had not adopted its new turbo hybrid engines.
(BBC Sport, )

If you haven't adopted a mobile-first approach to your website or SEO efforts, now is the time to seriously consider doing so.
(ZDNet US, )

Questions

9 examples:

Have you told Tom he's adopted?

You told Tom that he was adopted, didn't you?

How many years ago did you realize you were adopted?

What strategies can be adopted to help curb this problem?
(Tech Times - Health, )

So why haven’t solar technologies been more widely adopted?
(Science Daily - News, )

Wouldn't it be great to know how well adopted your collaboration solution is?
(ZDNet US, )

Does home DNA testing help adopted patients find out what diseases lurk in their family history?
(Dr. Brian Goldman in CBC News - Health, )

Are some of the off-court changes adopted by Jo Konta the reason for her success in this year's US Open?
(BBC Sport - Tennis, )

Over the years, gamers have adopted common, quick identifiers for their favorites systems like NES, SNES, N64, PS2, PS3, PS4 and 360. But what to do with Xbox One?
(Forbes - Technology, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

I'm adopted.

Tom's adopted.

Tom was adopted.

You were adopted.

They were adopted.

Apparently I'm adopted.

Tom said he was adopted.

You said Tom was adopted.

They've adopted a new plan.

I didn't know I was adopted.

This child has been adopted.

This sentence must be adopted.

Maria adopted an orphan child.

The committee adopted the plan.

My plan was eventually adopted.

Tom told everyone I was adopted.

I liked your idea and adopted it.

Tom told everyone he was adopted.

You ought to have adopted his plan.

The motion was unanimously adopted.

They've adopted two boys from Asia.

Tom told everyone Mary was adopted.

The plan was adopted at the meeting.

Tom and Mary adopted three children.

Mary doesn't know that she's adopted.

Our school adopted his teaching methods.

His proposals were adopted at the meeting.

The boy that you met at the park is adopted.

Our school has adopted a new teaching method.

The faculty meeting adopted the dean's proposal.

The English have adopted many words from French.

He told him he was adopted with his last breath.

He told him he was adopted with his dying breath.

Tom only found out at age 40 that he was adopted.

The school adopted the new method of teaching English.

With his last breath, he told him that he was adopted.

I think it's about time we told Tom that he's adopted.

Germany adopted a social security system in the 1880's.

The rich merchant adopted the boy and made him his heir.

In December of that year, a new Constitution was adopted.

Tom didn't find out he was adopted until he was thirteen.

The government adopted strong measures to fight inflation.

My parents told me that I was adopted when I was thirteen.

Mr. and Mrs. Williams adopted a child whose parents were dead.

In the 6th century, the Anglo-Saxons adopted Roman characters.

Tom didn't find out he had been adopted until he was thirteen.

The United Nations General Assembly adopted the cease-fire resolution.

Faced with a massive online attack, Tatoeba adopted a policy of martial law.

Argumentations can be analysed in terms of the argumentative procedures adopted.

Tom and Mary adopted two children whose parents had been killed by a suicide bomber.

Tom, who was adopted at birth, only met his biological mother for the first time a few weeks ago.

I was adopted at birth and have never met my mum. That makes it very difficult to enjoy any lapdance.

Those who intended to stay quickly adopted the island speech patterns, while those who did not, did not.

After a heated discussion, a compromise was adopted. Smokers will be allowed to smoke in the smoking corner.

I was charmed with it, adopted it, dropped my abrupt contradiction and positive argumentation, and put on the humble inquirer and doubter.

I was born and raised in Lojbanistan, so my native language has been Lojban, but I immigrated with my family to Blueberryland, so my adopted language has been Interlingua.

Technology has to be invented or adopted.
(Jared Diamond)

My theory of evolution is that Darwin was adopted.
(Steven Wright)

Adopted kids are such a pain - you have to teach them how to look like you.
(Gilda Radner)

My house is run, essentially, by an adopted, fully clawed cat with a mean nature.
(Anthony Bourdain)

Al Gore adopted three utterly different personas in three national presidential debates.
(Rich Lowry)

Men of integrity are generally pretty obstinate, in adhering to an opinion once adopted.
(William Cobbett)

The line, often adopted by strong men in controversy, of justifying the means by the end.
(Saint Jerome in letter)

The friend that I based Heffer on was adopted, and it all played into his total personality.
(Joe Murray)

Any crisis is a point of inflexion in which, generally, there are adopted inflexible measures.
(Hasier Agirre)

He was 27 and adopted from India.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Now it may be adopted across Italy.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

They were forced to have their baby adopted.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Now, Red Hat has adopted this community Linux.
(ZDNet - Just News, )

Celebrities such as Adele have adopted the trend.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Williams' adopted 5-year-old son has the disorder.
(USA Today - NBA, )

A new business model is being adopted by prostitutes.
(CNBC, )

She says that 114 of the dogs have since been adopted.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

She'll play the role of Christian Grey's adopted sister.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Parliament this week adopted new national security laws.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Jackie Reeves, 51, (left) adopted her son ten years ago.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

The schools have now adopted the Gall-Peters Projection.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

71.1% of manufacturers have currently adopted 3D Printing.
(Forbes - Business, )

2% of the USA's 64.8 million children under 18 are adopted.
(USA Today - National, )

Justin Bieber introduced his adopted cat, Tuts, on Instagram.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Lorraine Pascale, 43, was adopted when she was 18 months old.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Teenager Zeynab Ali also wants to help her adopted city thrive.
(John Schmid, Milwuakee Journal Sentinel in USA Today - National, )

Routine biopsy should be adopted to reduce unnecessary surgery.
(Nature Reviews Urology, )

She and her husband have a new baby girl, adopted in Australia.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

A new cancer treatment procedure being adopted by Toronto Coun.
(CBC News in CBC News - Health, )

He adopted Drena when he was married to her mother in the 1970s.
(NBC Today, )

Erksine College adopted a new policy against homosexual behavior.
(USA Today - National, )

Oscar-winning actress Charlize Theron has adopted a second child.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

It's also diversifying and becoming increasingly, widely adopted.
(ZDNet UK, )

The president of Malawi has met Madonna's adopted daughter and son.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

Brian Viner was ten years old when he found out that he was adopted.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Rosario Dawson reportedly adopted a 12-year-old daughter in October.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

A Tennessee family fostering seven siblings adopted them as their own.
(USA Today - National, )

I was adopted, so I don’t know much about my family medical history.
(The New York Times - Health, )

He won't talk about the incidents, says he's grateful for being adopted.
(USA Today - National, )

After six years of failed IVF, Kay and Clive adopted six-month-old Alex.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Comedian says visitors to his adopted home either get it, or they don't.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

The yellow and red striped colours of the Catalan flag have been adopted.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Jacqui Darlow, 40. from North London, adopted Peter when he was 18 months.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Last year, the Tony Awards could have adopted the hashtag #TonysSoBritish.
(Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

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