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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

v.
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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Through the process of arbitrage, asset prices are assumed to adjust rapidly, and risk-adjusted returns are equalized across assets.
Prices adjust to their equilibrium level at a rate estimated to be 25 percent per quarter.
Because wages are typically based on explicit and implicit multiperiod contracts, they are less flexible than prices: Wages adjust to their equilibrium level at a rate estimated to be only 10 percent per quarter.
Fluorescent - Attempts to adjust for hard-to-match fluorescent bulbs.
Next, save the setting as your Manual or Custom option and the camera will adjust to that neutral hue.
Pool 5 consists of conventional, fully amortizing residential mortgage loans, substantially all of which have a fixed interest rate for the first five years from the date of origination, after which the rate adjusts semiannually or annually.
Pool 6 consists of conventional, fully amortizing residential mortgage loans, substantially all of which have a fixed interest rate for the first ten years from the date of origination, after which the rate adjusts semiannually or annually.
If the measurement results do not fall within a user-selected tolerance zone, the system automatically adjusts the part to minimize roll error.
Digital signal manipulation enables us to adjust sound in seven bands and more than 100 software-controlled parameters.
The instrument's ability to adjust automatically to changing sounds and surroundings was a decided benefit to many of the user cases presented at the forum.
To a properly fitted individual, the introduction of the technology can be compared to the transition from a simple radio with only bass and treble controls to the sophistication of a fully digitized recording studio with its ability to adjust sound frequencies in a myriad of ways to achieve listening pleasure," noted Peter Mark, M.