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Commercial jobs are pretty easily adjustable because they only take a few hours to complete, which is one of the reasons they are a Godsend to the actor.
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Meaning of "adjustable" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ADJUSTABLE

adjustable  [əˈdʒʌstəb əl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ADJUSTABLE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Adjustable is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES ADJUSTABLE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of adjustable in the English dictionary

The definition of adjustable in the dictionary is that can be altered to suit different circumstances or users.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ADJUSTABLE


accostable
əˈkɒstəb əl
citable
ˈsaɪtəb əl
collectible
kəˈlɛktəb əl
comptable
ˈkɒmptəb əl
consultable
kənˈsʌltəb əl
contestable
kənˈtɛstəb əl
contractible
kənˈtræktəb əl
covetable
ˈkʌvɪtəb əl
debateable
dɪˈbeɪtəb əl
demountable
diːˈmaʊntəb əl
detectable
dɪˈtɛktəb əl
dismountable
dɪsˈmaʊntəb əl
editable
ˈɛdɪtəb əl
expectable
ɪkˈspɛktəb əl
exportable
ɪkˈspɔːtəb əl
extractible
ɪkˈstræktəb əl
fermentable
fəˈmɛntəb əl
forecastable
ˈfɔːˌkɑːstəb əl
forfeitable
ˈfɔːfɪtəb əl
forgettable
fəˈɡɛtəb əl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ADJUSTABLE

adjunctive
adjunctively
adjunctly
adjuration
adjuratory
adjure
adjurer
adjuror
adjust
adjustability
adjustable spanner
adjustably
adjusted
adjuster
adjustive
adjustment
adjustmental
adjustor
adjutage
adjutancy

WORDS THAT END LIKE ADJUSTABLE

able
acceptable
accountable
charitable
comfortable
inevitable
notable
on the table
palatable
portable
printable
profitable
reputable
stable
suitable
table
timetable
uncomfortable
unforgettable
unstable
vegetable

Synonyms and antonyms of adjustable in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «ADJUSTABLE»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «adjustable» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of adjustable

Translation of «adjustable» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ADJUSTABLE

Find out the translation of adjustable to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of adjustable from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «adjustable» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

可调节的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ajustable
570 millions of speakers

English

adjustable
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

समायोज्य
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

قَابِلٌ لِلتَعْدِيل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

регулируемый
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ajustável
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

নিয়মিত
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ajustable
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Laras
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

verstellbar
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

調整できる
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

조정할 수 있는
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Luwes
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

điều chỉnh được
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அனுசரிப்பு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

बदलानुकारी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

ayarlanabilir
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

regolabile
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

regulowany
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

регульований
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

reglabil
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

προσαρμόσιμος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

verstelbare
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

reglerbar
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

justerbar
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of adjustable

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ADJUSTABLE»

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about adjustable

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2 QUOTES WITH «ADJUSTABLE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word adjustable.
1
Matthew Ashford
I think having eight kids evens things out a bit. You learn about the world; you learn about the world; you learn you've got to get along. We're all - if anything - very adjustable.
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Thayer David
Commercial jobs are pretty easily adjustable because they only take a few hours to complete, which is one of the reasons they are a Godsend to the actor.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ADJUSTABLE»

Discover the use of adjustable in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to adjustable and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Weight Loss Surgery with the Adjustable Gastric Band: ...
Weight Loss Surgery with the Adjustable Gastric Band is the essential guide to help you commit to a healthy regime and affect the lifestyle changes to lose weight and manage your hunger-for the rest of your life.
Robert Sewell, Linda Rohrbough, 2009
2
Adjustable-rate mortgages
Revised and updated with rates that reflect today’s real estate mortgage market, this pocket-size handbook presents quick-reference number charts that eliminate the need for calculation.
Jack P. Friedman, Jack C. Harris, 2004
3
Consumer Handbook on Adjustable-Rate Mortgages
It includes ways to reduce the risks & gives some pointers about advertising & other ways you can get info. from lenders. This handbook can help you ask the right questions & figure out whether an ARM is right for you. Illus.
Barry Leonard, 2007
4
Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding: Achieving Permanent ...
"Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding" is an invaluable resource for anyone who is considering laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding.
Jessie Ahroni, PhD, Jessie H. Ahroni, ph.d., 2004
5
Adjustable Julie
Relates Julie's period of adjustment to her new school.
Joyce Williams, 1970
6
Strabismus Surgery and its Complications
Adjustable suture use in strabismus surgery affords the surgeon the opportunity to inspect the ocular alignment achieved after surgery in an alert patient and allows adjustment of the final position of one or more extraocular muscles without the ...
David K. Coats, Scott E. Olitsky, 2007
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Data Driven Differentiation in the Standards-Based Classroom
ADJUSTABLE LEARNING GRIDS Figure 5.1 shows the basic template for an adjustable learning grid. Part A shows what groups of students know and can do based on the pre- assessment data that the teacher has collected and analyzed.
Gayle H. Gregory, Lin Kuzmich, 2004
8
Pediatric Ophthalmology: Current Thought and A Practical Guide
Adjustable suture strabismus surgery was first described by Claude Worth in 1908 [8]; however, the first modern account of adjustable suture surgery was presented by Jam- polsky in 1975 [13, 14]. He described a two-stage adjustable suture ...
Edward M. Wilson, Richard Saunders, Trivedi Rupal, 2008
9
Adjustable Classification for Libraries
This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before 1923. This IS NOT an OCR'd book with strange characters, introduced typographical errors, and jumbled words.
James Duff Brown, 2010
10
Color Atlas of Strabismus Surgery: Strategies and Techniques
The adjustable suture technique allows for changing the muscle position in the immediate postoperative period while the patient is awake. Therefore, this technique has the theoretical advantage of allowing fine tuning of ocular alignment.
Kenneth W. Wright, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ADJUSTABLE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term adjustable is used in the context of the following news items.
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Adjustable signs seek to reduce vehicle accidents
Read E-Edition · E-Edition apps · Print Puzzles. Adjustable signs seek to reduce vehicle accidents. By Julie Mcclure jmcclure@therepublic.com «Daily Journal, Jul 15»
2
Adjustable limits aimed at preventing rear-end crashes
Area motorists traveling to Indianapolis on Interstate 65 will encounter new dynamic speed limit signs the state has begun testing in the hopes ... «The Tribune, Jul 15»
3
Handyman Hints: Still handy
Next, and still on the topic of decks, is the “adjustable” deck support. Your deck joists are supported by beams, which in turn rest on either a 4x4 ... «Standard Freeholder, Jul 15»
4
Amerisleep Announces July 4th Mattress Sale on Memory Foam and …
This year's offers include sitewide savings on memory foam mattresses, as well as discounts on the brand's most popular adjustable bed. «Digital Journal, Jul 15»
5
Brushed DC Gate Driver provides adjustable current drive.
July 2, 2015 - Replacing up to 45 discrete components with single device, Model DRV8701 offers adjustable gate drive settings with flexibility to drive wide ... «ThomasNet News, Jul 15»
6
2015 Adjustable Bed Reviews and Guide Published by the Best …
Bed and mattress education site TheBest-Mattress.org announces its latest guide, answering common questions on adjustable base beds and ... «Digital Journal, Jul 15»
7
Volkswagen Polo GTI upgraded with adjustable suspension, Sport …
The standard features list on the 2015 Volkswagen Polo GTI has been given a significant boost this week as part of an MY16 update, just shy of ... «CarAdvice, Jul 15»
8
Texas Instruments - First brushed DC gate driver with adjustable
Texas Instruments (TI) has introduced an integrated gate driver that offers adjustable gate drive settings with the flexibility to drive a wide range ... «Electropages, Jul 15»
9
Simple synthetic protein scaffolds can create adjustable artificial …
As hubs for eukaryotic cell signaling, scaffold proteins are attractive targets for engineering and manipulating signaling circuits. We designed synthetic scaffolds ... «Science Magazine, Jun 15»
10
Non-filer: banks must collect advance adjustable tax
Finance Act 2015 has made it mandatory for banks to collect advance adjustable tax from a non-filer at the time of sale of any instrument, ... «Business Recorder, Jun 15»

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