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Antonyms for adaptive
əˈdæp tɪvadap·tive

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  1. adaptiveadjective

    Synonyms:
    adaptative

  2. adaptiveadjective

    Of, pertaining to, characterized by or showing adaptation; making or made fit or suitable.

    Synonyms:
    adaptative, adaptable

  3. adaptiveadjective

    Capable of being adapted or of adapting; susceptible of or undergoing accordant change.

    Synonyms:
    adaptative, adaptable

  4. adaptiveadjective

    Of a trait: that helps an individual to function well in society.

    Synonyms:
    adaptable, adaptative

Princeton's WordNet

  1. adaptive, adaptativeadjective

    having a capacity for adaptation

    "the adaptive coloring of a chameleon"

    Antonyms:
    maladjustive, nonadaptive, maladaptive, dysfunctional

    Synonyms:
    adaptative

How to use adaptive in a sentence?

  1. Justin Laferrier:

    A number of patients have told me even after going through rehabilitation and even after being able to accomplish activities of daily living . . . they never truly felt like themselves until they participated in adaptive sports.

  2. Chetan Dube:

    The question we would ask is, ‘Does all infrastructure need to be managed by people? Or is the infrastructure capable of self-managing, self-governing and self-healing?’ my father used to have some power plants, and I would go there, and they would have almost nobody managing them, because almost all the processes of remediation were built in. The technological maturity curve that almost any industry goes through has a level of evolution. At some point, can the systems, the network and the servers become self-aware and self-governing? IPcenter was the product realization of adaptive learning systems that would be able to self-govern. That was our first big steppingstone toward cognitive technologies.

  3. Mark Ruggiero:

    Sequoia trees are a fire-adaptive tree, it’s important to have fire to have sequoias thrive, but when we get such intense fires even the sequoias can’t stand up to them.

  4. Johann Huizinga:

    Play is a uniquely adaptive act, not subordinate to some other adaptive act, but with a special function of its own in human experience.

  5. James Renwick:

    Marine life will have become adaptive, so other species that like warmer water will have moved in.

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