Synonyms of 'adopt'

accept, acculturate, acculturize, admit, affect, affiliate, Americanize, anglicize, appropriate, approve, arrogate, assimilate, assume, Carry, colonize, conquer, copy, domesticate, embrace, encroach, enslave, espouse, hog, imitate, indent, infringe, invade, mock, monopolize, naturalize, occupy, overrun, pass, pirate, plagiarize, preempt, preoccupy, prepossess, ratify, requisition, seize, simulate, steal, subjugate, take, take over, trespass, usurp