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synonyms for adjusts

  • accommodate
  • accustom
  • adapt
  • alter
  • conform
  • fine-tune
  • fix
  • modify
  • regulate
  • tailor
  • acclimatize
  • arrange
  • compose
  • dispose
  • doctor
  • fit
  • habituate
  • harmonize
  • order
  • reconcile
  • rectify
  • redress
  • remodel
  • settle
  • suit
  • tailor-make
  • tune
  • do as Romans do
  • fiddle with
  • fix up
  • get act together
  • get it together
  • grin and bear it
  • make conform
  • quadrate
  • swim with the tide
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antonyms for adjusts

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  • disarrange
  • disorganize
  • disturb
  • confuse
  • disagree
  • disorder
  • disperse
  • mix up
  • refuse
  • ruin
  • scatter
  • upset
  • worsen
  • derange
  • unfit
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How to use adjusts in a sentence

Here he adjusts the work for fitting up and makes any small portions that may still be required.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 15, SLICE 4VARIOUS
She adjusts the last flower with one careless glance into the mirror, and goes to the window.
GUY KENMORE'S WIFE AND THE ROSE AND THE LILYMRS. ALEX MCVEIGH MILLER
He cleans and adjusts his glasses—to discover that he is face to face with Miss Hypatia Prendergast.
THE TRAVELLING COMPANIONSF. ANSTEY
He had lived over and over that supreme moment when the umpire sweeps the plate with a stubby broom and adjusts his mask.
BUNKER BEANHARRY LEON WILSON
So he pulls his head about as an old lady adjusts her cap, and passes his fore-paw over it like a kitten washing herself.
PAGES FROM AN OLD VOLUME OF LIFEOLIVER WENDELL HOLMES, SR.
The same necessary law adjusts the positions of mankind inter se.
STUDIES OF CHRISTIANITYJAMES MARTINEAU
He so adjusts his wings to the moving currents that he hangs stationary upon them.
RIVERBYJOHN BURROUGHS
He adjusts conditions to the laws and laws to the conditions.
THE MAN IN COURTFREDERIC DEWITT WELLS
William dusts his boots, adjusts his tie and heads for the most prepossessing farm in sight.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 153, SEPT. 26, 1917VARIOUS
Olson adjusts his glasses and reads the formal menu that lies at his place.
WILDERNESS, A JOURNAL OF QUIET ADVENTURE IN ALASKAROCKWELL KENT
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