fosterling

noun

fos·​ter·​ling ˈfȯ-stər-liŋ How to pronounce fosterling (audio)
ˈfä-
: a foster child

Word History

First Known Use

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of fosterling was before the 12th century

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“Fosterling.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fosterling. Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

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