Share this entry

British English: /ˈfɒstə/
American English: /ˈfɔstər/
, /ˈfɑstər/

Translation of foster in Italian:

adjective attrib.

transitive verb

  • 3 (act as parent to)
    prendere in affidamento (child)
  • 4 (place in care of)to foster somebody with
    affidare qualcuno a, dare qualcuno in affidamento a (family)

Definition of foster in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources


    Next Score: