- Antonyms of adopted:
- native, connatural, inbred, inborn.
- Examples of usage:
Very quietly, too, it had travelled to its adopted country.
"The Story of a Dewdrop",J. R. Macduff.
After considerable discussion this plan was adopted.
"La Vendée An Historical Romance",Anthony Trollope.
Common sense has adopted them.
"The Flutter of the Goldleaf; and Other Plays",Olive Tilford Dargan and Frederick Peterson.
- Very quietly, too, it had travelled to its adopted country.