GRE Word List


to make fit (as for a new use) often by modification

The meaning of the word adapt is to make fit (as for a new use) often by modification.

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shadecomparative darkness or obscurity owing to interception of the rays of light
bullya blustering, browbeating person
autocraticof, relating to, or being an autocracy : absolute
malapropismthe usually unintentionally humorous misuse or distortion of a word or phrase
tenancya holding of an estate or a mode of holding an estate
lacklusterlacking in sheen, brilliance, or vitality : dull
bodeto indicate (something, such as a future event) by signs : presage
regattaa rowing, speedboat, or sailing race or a series of such races