Definitions for adjust

Definitions for (verb) adjust

Main entry: conform, adapt, adjust

Definition: adapt or conform oneself to new or different conditions

Usage: We must adjust to the bad economic situation

Main entry: adjust, correct, set

Definition: alter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a standard

Usage: Adjust the clock, please; correct the alignment of the front wheels

Main entry: adjust

Definition: make correspondent or conformable

Usage: Adjust your eyes to the darkness

Main entry: line up, align, aline, adjust

Definition: place in a line or arrange so as to be parallel or straight

Usage: align the car with the curb; align the sheets of paper on the table

Main entry: adjust

Definition: decide how much is to be paid on an insurance claim

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