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adjust

ad·just

adjust

 
 
pronunciation:
juhst
features:
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part of speech: verb
inflections: adjusted, adjusting, adjusts
definition 1: to bring to a better state or position; make fit.
I adjusted my seat belt.
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similar words:
accommodate, change, fix, mold, repair, shape
definition 2: to change in order to fit in; get used to.
Mary will adjust to her new school.
similar words:
naturalize
derivations: adjustable (adj.), adjustably (adv.), adjuster (n.)
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