"adjust" Definition

  1. v. t. To make exact; to fit; to make correspondent or conformable; to bring into proper relations; as, to adjust a garment to the body, or things to a standard.
  2. v. t. To put in order; to regulate, or reduce to system.
  3. v. t. To settle or bring to a satisfactory state, so that parties are agreed in the result; as, to adjust accounts; the differences are adjusted.
  4. v. t. To bring to a true relative position, as the parts of an instrument; to regulate for use; as, to adjust a telescope or microscope.

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Position in dictionary: 1672 of 111710 words.
Word Type: v. t., v. t., v. t., v. t.,
Words that start with "adjust": 8
Words that end with "adjust": 4
Words that contain "adjust": 18
Next words in dictionary: adjustable, adjustage, adjusted, adjuster, adjusting, adjustive, adjustment, adjutage, adjutancy, adjutant
Previous words in dictionary: adjuring, adjurer, adjured, adjure, adjuratory, adjuration, adjunctly, adjunctively, adjunctive, adjunction

English Dictionary Definition of adjust

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