Definition for Adjust (adjusted, -s)

adjust (adjusted, -s), v. [Fr. adjuste-r, to add < L. ad- + juxta, near, refashioned after L. ad- + j┼ęstus, just, straight; Webster says: see Just < Fr juste, settle.] (webplay: affairs, erect, fit, garment, put, result, settle, straight, system).

  1. Accustom; accommodate; adapt; alter; fine tune; focus to fit.
  2. Attach; position; set in place.
  3. Regulate; alter; change; modify; [fig.] reconcile.
  4. Arrange; deposit; situate; put to rest; settle with attention to fine details [esp. for funeral arrangements.]
  5. Acclimate to; adapt to; conform to; comply with.
  6. Organize; order; rearrange the schedule of.

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