Example sentences for: adopted

How can you use “adopted” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The Turks adopted the Indian cuisine and costume as well as a modified form of the Hindu caste system.

  • Then they daringly adopted hats to profit from the erotic charge male elements always add to feminine modes.

  • Recent legislative language adopted by the House Committee on Government Reform suggests elevating the undersecretary for management to a deputy secretary, equivalent to the deputy position provided for in the Administration's proposal.

  • Tony Thorne's Bloomsbury Dictionary of Contemporary Slang (1990) claims that it has been adopted by non-native hippies and travellers living in the West Country to refer to anyone who is not approved of.

  • When the first Strategic Plan was published, and adopted clients served as a performance measure, the LSC Inspector General decided there was a need to determine the accuracy of the grantees' reports on which the measure was based.


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