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Synonyms for adjustment
əˈdʒʌst mənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. adjustment, accommodation, fittingnoun

    making or becoming suitable; adjusting to circumstances

    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)

    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

    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)

    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"

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. adjustmentnoun

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

  2. adjustmentnoun

    regulation, setting, putting right

  3. adjustmentnoun

    settlement, reconciliation, pacification

  4. adjustmentnoun

    fitting, adapting, accommodation, making suitable or conformable

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. adjustmentnoun

    adaptation, regulation, settlement

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How to use adjustment in a sentence?

  1. 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.

  2. Gracie Powell:

    It was a big adjustment, they were in shock.

  3. England Deputy Governor Jon Cunliffe:

    This is not some unintended consequence of overzealous regulation. It is a necessary, if painful adjustment to a new reality.

  4. Barack Obama:

    Someone from Barack's administration might have said that the optics there were bad, that what the public saw didn't reflect the President's reality or ideals, but in this case, maybe it did, realizing it, I made my own optic adjustment. I stopped even trying to smile.

  5. Timo Zaremba:

    We can go to eight (a month) with very little adjustment.

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