Definition of adjustment in English:

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adjustment

Pronunciation: /əˈjəstmənt/

noun

1A small alteration or movement made to achieve a desired fit, appearance, or result: I’ve made a few adjustments to my diet only slight adjustments to the boat are necessary
More example sentences
  • Indeed, the same spoon reamers were probably also used to make adjustments to the tuning of their instruments.
  • Also watch for players trying to make "last minute adjustments."
  • Then, I checked the micrometer height adjustment shaft - its bearing surfaces were worn out!
Synonyms
adaptation, accommodation, acclimatization, acclimation, habituation, acculturation, naturalization, assimilation
modification, alteration, regulation, adaptation, rearrangement, change, reconstruction, customization, refinement;
repair, correction, amendment, overhaul, improvement
1.1The process of adapting or becoming used to a new situation: for many couples there may need to be a period of adjustment
More example sentences
  • Yes, some rich people will benefit from such an adjustment.
  • He said, how many people you have gotten a permanent adjustment.
  • He has made a slight adjustment successfully.
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