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adjust (oneself/something) to

1. Of a person, to become familiar or comfortable with something, often a change in one's life. I know you're not thrilled with this new schedule, but can you please try to adjust yourself to it?
2. Of a thing, to modify something to fit or work properly with something else. We had to adjust the office layout to create space for the new employees.
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adjust (oneself) to someone or something

to make changes in one's opinion or attitude toward someone or something, such as a change in one's life or environment. Can't you adjust yourself to your new office?
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adjust something to something

to make something fit something else; to alter something to make it suitable for something else. The builder adjusted the plans for the new house to the requirements of the fire marshal.
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adjust to

1. To alter something to make it fit, accommodate, or match something else: We adjusted the radio to the frequency of the radio transmission.
2. To get used to something or someone: It took many years for me to adjust to the cold winters in Vermont.
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References in classic literature ?
And yet, though I even removed the handcuffs, we could not adjust ourselves to his condition.
We know from changing climate that (fires) are going to exacerbate everything else (and) in the longer term, I think we have to think through how are we going to adjust ourselves to nature as it changes," Brown said, his approach a stark contrast to that of US president Donald Trump, a doubter of climate change.
If we adjust ourselves to summer, we can enjoy it too.
How will it be for us to adjust ourselves to the new environment?
We had to quickly adjust ourselves to handling this, and also prepare ourselves for some final points that were not refined yet and still are being worked out.
However, juices are a great way to mentally adjust ourselves to a healthy mindset," Davenport says.
So for me, and many other Bahrain expats, not only will we have to adjust ourselves to the new environment of university, we will also have to learn how to do our own laundry, a chore that I have previously relied on my maid to perform
We need to adjust ourselves to the needs of people in this region," he says.
Aa"It does not mean that we will have to adjust ourselves to the positions and demands of the European Socialist Party.
But he added, "We can either accept them as inevitable and adjust ourselves to them, or we can ruin our lives with rebellion and maybe end up with a nervous breakdown.
We had to adjust ourselves to conditions beyond our control," he said at the groundbreaking, alluding to the high cost of land, the New York Times reported.
Given that the United States is lowering its major hurdle, I'm extremely concerned that we may gradually be forced to adjust ourselves to North Korea's pace unless the Japanese government takes powerful actions,'' he said.
We will have to adjust ourselves to that, but don't tell my colleagues
But "we have to adjust ourselves to a new world" of littoral warfare, he said.
After the Uefa Cup adventure against Premiership giants Manchester City, boss Ken McKenna admitted: ``We've got to get our feet back on the ground and adjust ourselves to the job in hand.