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foster daughter

  1. a girl raised like one's own daughter, though not such by birth or adoption.
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Historical Examples of foster daughter

  • "Thou dost great honour, earl, to my foster-daughter and my house," he said.

    Eric Brighteyes

    H. Rider Haggard

  • It was but right that he should ask M. Destournier for his foster-daughter.

    A Little Girl in Old Quebec

    Amanda Millie Douglas

  • It was rediscovered by old Rosendo, and the title transferred to his foster-daughter.

    Carmen Ariza

    Charles Francis Stocking

  • Fierce and angry did he look, as, high above his foster-daughter, he held his magic wand.

  • Undine, the foster-daughter of a good old fisherman and his wife, is a water nymph, and as such is born without a soul.