Share this entry

adaptation

Synonyms of adaptation in English:

noun

  • 1 an adaptation of a Scandinavian folk tale
    alteration, modification, redesign, remodeling, revamping, reworking, reconstruction, conversion
  • 2 the cubs' adaptation to the zoo environment
    adjustment, acclimatization, acclimation, accommodations, habituation, acculturation, assimilation, integration
  • Definition of adaptation in:

    Share this entry

     

    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources