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Synonyms for adjustment
əˈdʒʌst məntad·just·ment

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. adjustment, accommodation, fittingnoun

    making or becoming suitable; adjusting to circumstances

    Synonyms:
    adaption, modification, appointment, readjustment, try-on, alteration, fitting, allowance, trying on, accommodation, registration, adaptation

  2. alteration, modification, adjustmentnoun

    the act of making something different (as e.g. the size of a garment)

    Synonyms:
    modification, limiting, change, readjustment, qualifying, adaption, alteration, accommodation, revision, fitting, allowance, registration, adaptation

  3. adjustment, registration, readjustmentnoun

    the act of adjusting something to match a standard

    Synonyms:
    adaption, modification, readjustment, enrollment, alteration, enrolment, fitting, allowance, accommodation, registration, adaptation

  4. adaptation, adaption, adjustmentnoun

    the process of adapting to something (such as environmental conditions)

    Synonyms:
    adaption, accommodation, readjustment, modification, alteration, fitting, allowance, version, registration, adaptation

  5. allowance, adjustmentnoun

    an amount added or deducted on the basis of qualifying circumstances

    "an allowance for profit"

    Synonyms:
    modification, accommodation, readjustment, leeway, allowance account, allowance, adaptation, alteration, adaption, valuation account, fitting, margin, registration, tolerance, valuation reserve

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. adjustmentnoun

    Synonyms:
    arrangement, adjusting, putting in order, putting in good trim, setting to rights

  2. adjustmentnoun

    Synonyms:
    regulation, setting, putting right

  3. adjustmentnoun

    Synonyms:
    settlement, reconciliation, pacification

  4. adjustmentnoun

    Synonyms:
    fitting, adapting, accommodation, making suitable or conformable

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. adjustmentnoun

    Synonyms:
    adaptation, regulation, settlement

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How to use adjustment in a sentence?

  1. Edward Moya:

    Powell's Jackson Hole speech did not mention a mid-cycle adjustment and investors could take that as a hint that he is probably closer to an easing cycle than just seeing a couple of rate cuts.

  2. Japan Deputy Governor Masayoshi Amamiya:

    The chance is very low that a new scheme to boost regional finances would affect interest rate formation in the market as a whole, even if there’s any effect, it could be fully offset by monetary adjustment. In that sense, there’s a clear distinction from monetary policy.

  3. Luka Barbosa:

    You can't do the entire fiscal adjustment ... without Congress, you can't keep cutting investment forever. You need Congress to change rules of mandatory expenditures.

  4. James Hardie:

    Asbestos adjustments for the quarter and full year primarily reflect the unfavorable movement in the actuarial adjustment of US$195.8 million recorded at year end.

  5. Pepe Vargas:

    All the parties will have to help in the fiscal adjustment, because they are in the government too. If they don't, the ministries they have will run out of funding.


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