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Overview of verb adjust

The verb adjust has 5 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (19) adjust, set, correct

(alter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a standard; "Adjust the clock, please"; "correct the alignment of the front wheels")

2. (6) align, aline, line up, adjust

(place in a line or arrange so as to be parallel or straight; "align the car with the curb"; "align the sheets of paper on the table")

3. (6) adjust, conform, adapt

(adapt or conform oneself to new or different conditions; "We must adjust to the bad economic situation")

4. (2) adjust

(make correspondent or conformable; "Adjust your eyes to the darkness")

5. adjust

(decide how much is to be paid on an insurance claim)

Overview of adj adjusted

The adj adjusted has 4 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (4) adjusted

(altered to accommodate to certain requirements or bring into a proper relation; "an adjusted insurance claim"; "the car runs more smoothly with the timing adjusted")

2. adjusted

(adjusted to demands of daily living; showing emotional stability)

3. adjusted, familiarized, familiarised

(having achieved a comfortable relation with your environment)

4. adjusted

((especially of garments) having the fit or style adjusted; "for my wedding I had my mother's wedding dress altered to fit me") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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