HyperDic: fostering

English > 2 senses of the word fostering:
NOUNcommunicationfostering, fosterageencouragement
actfostering, breeding, bringing up, fosterage, nurture, raising, rearing, upbringinghelping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community
fostering > pronunciation
Soundsfaa'sterihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > fostering: 2 senses > noun 1, communication
Meaningencouragement; aiding the development of something.
Synonymfosterage
BroaderencouragementThe expression of approval and support
Verbsfosterhelp develop, help grow
fosterpromote the growth of
English > fostering: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningHelping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community.
Synonymsbreeding, bringing up, fosterage, nurture, raising, rearing, upbringing
Broadersocialization, socialisation, acculturation, enculturationThe adoption of the behavior patterns of the surrounding culture
Spanisheducación, formación
Catalaneducació
Verbsfosterhelp develop, help grow
fosterpromote the growth of

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