HyperDic: fosterage

English > 2 senses of the word fosterage:
NOUNcommunicationfosterage, fosteringencouragement
actfosterage, breeding, bringing up, fostering, nurture, raising, rearing, upbringinghelping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community
English > fosterage: 2 senses > noun 1, communication
Meaningencouragement; aiding the development of something.
Synonymfostering
BroaderencouragementThe expression of approval and support
Verbsfosterpromote the growth of
English > fosterage: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningHelping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community.
Synonymsbreeding, bringing up, fostering, nurture, raising, rearing, upbringing
Broadersocialization, socialisation, acculturation, enculturationThe adoption of the behavior patterns of the surrounding culture
Spanisheducación, formación
Catalaneducació
Verbsfosterhelp develop, help grow

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