Adapted - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈdæptəd|  American pronunciation of the word adapted
Brit.  |əˈdæptɪd|  British pronunciation of the word adapted
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto adapt
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto adapt

adjective

- changed in order to improve or made more fit for a particular purpose(syn: altered)

seeds precisely adapted to the area

Examples

Adapted comedies are being played at several theatres.

seeds precisely adapted to the area

She has adapted herself to college life quite easily.

The camera has been adapted for underwater use.

The clock was adapted to run on batteries.

The movie was adapted from the book of the same title.

The camel is specially adapted to its hostile desert habitat.

...the indigenes had not merely adapted to the harsh climate, but had in fact prospered in it...

The restaurant serves Korean food adapted for the American palate.

...a home entertainment system that can be adapted for products as yet unborn...

We adapted quickly to life in Paris.

Many of Dickens' books have been adapted as films.

The old highways adapted themselves to the physiognomy of the country.

This technique was then adapted and refined by the more sophisticated cultures of the ancient world.

The car has been adapted to take unleaded gas.

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