Translation of adaptar in English:
verbo transitivo/transitive verb
- 1.1 [cortinas/vestido] to alter; [habitación] to convert; [pieza/motor] to adapt adaptaron el dormitorio para usarlo como aula the bedroom was converted into a classroom o/or for use as a classroom adaptó la obra al or para el cine he adapted the play for the screen 1.2 [Informática/Computing] to convert
verbo pronominal/pronominal verb (adaptarse)
- to adapt adaptar
aalgo/+ infinitivo/infinitiveto adapt tosth/ -inghay que saber adaptarse a las circunstancias you have to learn to adapt to circumstances un coche que se adapta a cualquier terreno a car which is well suited to any terrain no se adapta a vivir sola she can't adapt to living alone
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