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American English: /əˈdæpt/
British English: /əˈdapt/

Translation of adapt in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • the seat can be adapted to fit any car
    el asiento se adapta a cualquier modelo de coche
    to adapt a novel/play for television
    adaptar una novela/obra para la televisión
    we adapt our methods to the students' needs
    adaptamos nuestros métodos a las necesidades de los alumnos
    to adapt oneself
    Example sentences
    • Individual countries can no longer adapt monetary policy to suit their particular economic situation.
    • An existing in-house induction programme was adapted for the company's overseas staff.
    • In the current investigation, a number of existing measures were adapted for use.

intransitive verb

  • adaptarse
    to adapt to something/-ing
    adaptarse a algo/+ infinitive
    she can't adapt to living alone
    no puede adaptarse a vivir sola
    Example sentences
    • If one is to enjoy any return on the investment, one must be smart, work diligently and adapt to local conditions.
    • They adapt to the conditions here, the climate, the training, the food.
    • It is willing to adapt to new world conditions, and to absorb new technologies and investments.
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