adaptverbuk /əˈdæpt/ us /əˈdæpt/
adapt verb (CHANGE)
- To remain competitive the company has to be able to adapt to the changing marketplace.
- We live in a changing world and people must learn to adapt.
- The two cultures were so utterly disparate that she found it hard to adapt from one to the other.
- The novel has been adapted for screen by a famous Hollywood director.
- The best-selling computer game has been adapted for a younger audience.
adapt verb (BECOME FAMILIAR)