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adjust

 
Verb adjust has 5 senses
  1. adjust, set, correct - alter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a standard; "Adjust the clock, please"; "correct the alignment of the front wheels"
    --1 is one way to change, alter, modify
    Derived forms: noun adjustment3, noun adjuster1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
    Somebody ----s something PP
  2. align, aline, line up, adjust - place in a line or arrange so as to be parallel or straight; "align the car with the curb"; "align the sheets of paper on the table"
    --2 is one way to reorient
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  3. adjust, conform, adapt - adapt or conform oneself to new or different conditions; "We must adjust to the bad economic situation"
    --3 is one way to change
    Derived forms: noun adjustment4, noun adjustment1
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s PP
  4. adjust - make correspondent or conformable; "Adjust your eyes to the darkness"
    --4 is one way to
    adapt, accommodate
    Derived form: noun adjustment2
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s something to somebody
  5. adjust - decide how much is to be paid on an insurance claim
    --5 is one way to
    decide, settle, resolve, adjudicate
    Derived forms: noun adjustment5, noun adjustor1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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