Synonyms for (adjective) adaptable

Synonyms: adaptable

Definition: capable of adapting (of becoming or being made suitable) to a particular situation or use

Usage: to succeed one must be adaptable; the frame was adaptable to cloth bolts of different widths

Similar words: adjustable

Definition: capable of being changed so as to match or fit

Usage: adjustable seat belts


Similar words: all-mains

Definition: used of a radio receiver that is adaptable to all voltages

Usage: an all-mains set


Similar words: convertible

Definition: designed to be changed from one use or form to another

Usage: a convertible sofa; a convertible coupe


Similar words: elastic, pliable, pliant, flexible

Definition: able to adjust readily to different conditions

Usage: an adaptable person; a flexible personality; an elastic clause in a contract


Similar words: filmable

Definition: (used of a story or literary work) capable of being adapted to motion picture form


Similar words: universal

Definition: adapted to various purposes, sizes, forms, operations

Usage: universal wrench, universal chuck; universal screwdriver


Similar words: variable

Definition: (used of a device) designed so that a property (as e.g. light) can be varied

Usage: a variable capacitor; variable filters in front of the mercury xenon lights