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 Dictionary entry overview: What does fostered mean? 

FOSTERED (adjective)
  The adjective FOSTERED has 2 senses:

1. encouraged or promoted in growth or development
2. provided with parental care and nurture especially by a surrogate or surrogates

  Familiarity information: FOSTERED used as an adjective is rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

FOSTERED (adjective)

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Encouraged or promoted in growth or development


fostered; nourished

Context example:

dreams of liberty nourished by the blood of patriots cannot easily be given up


supported (sustained or maintained by aid (as distinct from physical support))

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Provided with parental care and nurture especially by a surrogate or surrogates


parented (having a parent or parents or cared for by parent surrogates)

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