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Synonyms for adjustment
əˈdʒʌst mənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. adjustment, accommodation, fitting(noun)

    making or becoming suitable; adjusting to circumstances

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

  2. alteration, modification, adjustment(noun)

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

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

  3. adjustment, registration, readjustment(noun)

    the act of adjusting something to match a standard

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

  4. adaptation, adaption, adjustment(noun)

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

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

  5. allowance, adjustment(noun)

    an amount added or deducted on the basis of qualifying circumstances

    "an allowance for profit"

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. adjustment(n.)

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

  2. adjustment(n.)

    regulation, setting, putting right

  3. adjustment(n.)

    settlement, reconciliation, pacification

  4. adjustment(n.)

    fitting, adapting, accommodation, making suitable or conformable

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. adjustment(n)

    adaptation, regulation, settlement

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  1. Deputy Governor Lynn Patterson:

    Our best guess is that the full adjustment will take longer than two years, our normal forecast horizon.

  2. Francisco Palmieri:

    We have no plans to change the Cuban Adjustment Act at this time.

  3. André Maurois:

    The need to express oneself in writing springs from a mal-adjustment to life, or from an inner conflict which the adolescent (or the grown man) cannot resolve in action. Those to whom action comes as easily as breathing rarely feel the need to break loose from the real, to rise above, and describe it... I do not mean that it is enough to be maladjusted to become a great writer, but writing is, for some, a method of resolving a conflict, provided they have the necessary talent.

  4. Stephen Innes:

    I needed to do some minor adjustment on both hedging and pricing algos. I also adjusted some circuit breakers, given our anticipated views on market volatility. It's worth doing so to avoid issues later.

  5. 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.

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