foster child

Definitions of foster child
  1. noun
    a child who is raised by foster parents
    synonyms: foster-child, fosterling
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    types:
    foster daughter, foster-daughter
    someone who is raised as a daughter although not related by birth
    foster son, foster-son
    someone who is raised as a son although not related by birth
    type of:
    child, fry, kid, minor, nestling, nipper, shaver, small fry, tiddler, tike, tyke, youngster
    a young person of either sex
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