Meaning of “readjust” in the English Dictionary

"readjust" in British English

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readjustverb [ I or T ]

uk /ˌriː.əˈdʒʌst/ us /ˌriː.əˈdʒʌst/
readjustment
noun [ C or U ] uk /ˌriː.əˈdʒʌst.mənt/ us /ˌriː.əˈdʒʌst.mənt/

Retirement is a readjustment – no question about it.

(Definition of “readjust” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"readjust" in American English

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readjustverb [ I/T ]

us /ˌri·əˈdʒʌst/

to change the way you live or behave to fit a new or different situation:

To readjust something is to change it, move it, or correct it:

[ T ] It's time to readjust income taxes so the more well-to-do pay a higher percent of tax.
readjustment
noun [ C ] us /ˌri·əˈdʒʌst·mənt/

Retirement is a readjustment – no question about it.

(Definition of “readjust” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)