adjust

Part of speech: verb

To cause to fit; arrange; regulate; settle.

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Usage examples "adjust":

  1. There were numerous statutes trying to adjust the needs of travel with the condition of the roads. - "Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed.", S. A. Reilly.
  2. A General Convention would be necessary to adjust its terms. - "The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus", American Anti-Slavery Society.
  3. The unseemly appearance of this dirty garment was heightened by the circumstance that he had not taken the trouble to adjust it properly. - "The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists", Robert Tressell.