One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘a republican constitution was adopted in 1971’
embrace, take on, acquire, affect, espouse, assume, appropriate, arrogate
approve, endorse, agree to, consent to, accede to, accept, ratify, validate, rubber-stamp, sanction, support, back, vote for
informal give something the go ahead, give something the green light, give something the thumbs up, OK, okay
2‘the people adopted him as their patron saint’
choose, select, pick, pick out, vote for, elect, settle on, decide on, single out, plump for, opt for, name, nominate, designate, appoint
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