- v.采用( adopt的过去式和过去分词 ); 收养; 正式接受; 吸收（外来词语）
Finally they adopted the plan [ policy ].
最后他们采纳了这个计划 [ 政策 ].
We have adopted Mr. Stevens as our candidate at the next election.
Other countries have adopted this political creed enthusiastically.
Our family adopted a child aged eight.
They adopted a new process for making steel.
The new technology has been more widely adopted.
Which of these approaches is adopted depends on the concatenation of a number of factors.
This is a good method. It might well be adopted by other localities.
The committee , to a man, adopted the proposal.
The family have adopted three children as their own.
The motion was adopted [ carried ] .
The draft resolution was adopted by a majority of 128.
He was adopted into the bride's family.
They adopted western culture, institutions, and even clothing.
他们接受了西方的文化 、 习俗甚至服饰.
The policy was adopted in the sequence of much deliberation.
The resolution was carried [ passed; adopted ] amid applause.
这项 决议 在掌声中获得通过.
The session adopted a resolution on disarmament.
This child is adopted.
The government has already adopted effective measures against piracy.
Danny is their adopted son.
She adopted a brisk businesslike tone.
Both sides adopted the Continental style of play.
Some in Congress are concerned the war option could be adopted in November when Congress is in recess.
I adopted a positive outlook on life.
The boy could have felt sorry for himself and become depressed, or he could have adopted hardened cynicism as a defense.
The dog was a stray which had been adopted.
Jimmy is adopted and thus unrelated to Beth by blood.
He has adopted the accent of a Second World War newscaster.
Regular trips back to her adopted motherland have resulted in her first book, Tiger Balm.
Parliament adopted a resolution calling for the complete withdrawal of troops.
Familiar consumer products are being adopted by businesses, government and the armed forces.
Kapur points out that while the model adopted by many teachers when introducing students to new knowledge―providing lots of structure and guidance early on, until the students show that they can do it on their own―makes intuitive sense, it may not be the best way to promote learning.
Individuals and companies adopted self-protection measures.
Effective measures adopted by the government.
It came as a surprise when Australia adopted the policy.
Since 1976 the act has been amended to include computer software and guidelines have been adopted for fair use of television broadcasts.
I'm talking about people who have stopped learning on growing because they have adopted the fixed attitudes and opinions that all too often come with passing years.
2019年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
The same cognitive systems that make young children feel good about feel good about figuring something out may have been adopted by adult scientists.
2016年高考英语浙江卷（6月） 阅读理解 阅读C 原文收起真题例句
1. acquired as your own by free choice;
"my adopted state"
"an adoptive country"
2. having been taken into a specific relationship;
"an adopted child"