adapt · verb /əˈdæpt/Full view
B2 I to change your behavior so that it is suitable for a new situation
Dictionary example:

It takes time to adapt to a new environment.

Learner example:

I and my parents easily adapted to London, [and] to English people. (First Certificate in English; B2; Turkish)

B2 T to change something so that it is suitable for a different use or situation
Dictionary examples:

Many companies have adapted popular applications to the smartphones and tablets.

Davies is busy adapting Brinkworth's latest novel for television.

Learner example:

In my opinion, as the town is not so big it will be enough to adapt the two areas outside the town walls and to use them for car parking. (First Certificate in English; B2; Italian)

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