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Synonyms for Foster

Synonyms for Foster

to promote and sustain the development of

to help bring about

Synonyms for Foster

United States songwriter whose songs embody the sentiment of the South before the American Civil War (1826-1864)

promote the growth of

bring up under fosterage

providing or receiving nurture or parental care though not related by blood or legal ties


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One could not help wondering where Tom Foster got his gentleness.
For a year Tom Foster lived in the banker's stable and then lost his place there.
The most absurd little things made Tom Foster happy.
Henri's real welfare makes me desirous of screening her from annoyances of this sort; besides, monsieur, as I have before hinted to you, the sentiment of AMOUR-PROPRE has a somewhat marked preponderance in her character; celebrity has a tendency to foster this sentiment, and in her it should be rather repressed--she rather needs keeping down than bringing forward; and then I think, monsieur--it appears to me that ambition, LITERARY ambition especially, is not a feeling to be cherished in the mind of a woman: would not Mdlle.
Foster was within earshot; she knew exactly what to do with him if anything happened.
Foster prepared for his uncle the medicine which was to give him an easy night.
Smith was screaming upstairs, where she had locked herself in her bedroom; but Amy Foster sobbed piteously at the kitchen door, wringing her hands and muttering, 'Don't
So often had that snakelike noose settled unexpectedly over Tublat's head, so often had he been jerked ridiculously and painfully from his feet when he was least looking for such an occurrence, that there is little wonder he found scant space in his savage heart for love of his white-skinned foster child, or the inventions thereof.
She continued with her foster parents and bloomed in their rude abode, fairer than a garden rose among dark-leaved brambles.
Among those clients engaging in this exciting new region is the Australian brewing, wine, and entertainment business, Fosters Brewing Group.
This arrangement, he said, fosters integration with Shell's staff and ensures that the alliance nature of the contract is maintained.