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English definition of “adjust”


verb [I/T]    /əˈdʒʌst/
to change something slightly to make it fit, work better, or be more suitable: [T] Adjust the angle of your monitor so you can easily read it. [I] You need time to adjust to a new situation. adjustable    /əˈdʒʌs·tə·bəl/ adjective The height of the steering wheel is adjustable. adjustment    /əˈdʒʌst·mənt/ noun [C/U] [C] Only a few adjustments were needed to make her dress fit perfectly.
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