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Princeton's WordNet

  1. adjustedadjective

    altered to accommodate to certain requirements or bring into a proper relation

    "an adjusted insurance claim"; "the car runs more smoothly with the timing adjusted"

  2. adjustedadjective

    adjusted to demands of daily living; showing emotional stability

  3. adjusted, familiarized, familiarisedadjective

    having achieved a comfortable relation with your environment

  4. adjustedadjective

    (especially of garments) having the fit or style adjusted

    "for my wedding I had my mother's wedding dress altered to fit me"


  1. adjusted

    Adjusted generally refers to modifying or altering something, usually to improve it or make it more accurate or suitable. It can be used in various contexts to indicate a change or correction that has been made, like "adjusted income," "adjusted figures," or "adjusted plans." It is often used to denote changes made to account for various factors or considerations in statistical, financial, or other data-driven contexts.

  2. adjusted

    "Adjusted" refers to any changes or modifications made to data, figures, calculations, or systems in order to correct or optimize for accuracy, fairness, or effectiveness. These adjustments are typically made to account for specific factors, variables, or elements that may otherwise distort or misrepresent the true nature or meaning of the thing being adjusted.

  3. adjusted

    Adjusted generally refers to something that has been altered or modified to acquire a better fit, accuracy, value, result, or functionality. This term is used in various contexts such as finance, statistics, mechanics, among others, and it implies fine-tuning or tweaking in light of a specific factor or set of factors.

  4. adjusted

    Adjusted generally refers to something that has been changed or modified to achieve a desired fit, appearance, or result, often for the purpose of making something fair, balanced or accurate. The alteration is usually made according to specific standards, parameters, or conditions. It's commonly used in contexts like finance, statistics, and measurements to account for varying factors or circumstances.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Adjusted

    of Adjust

Editors Contribution

  1. adjustedverb

    Verb form of the word adjust.

    They adjusted their wedding plans and got married before they had planned by simplifying everything.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 7, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of adjusted in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of adjusted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of adjusted in a Sentence

  1. Isao Kubo:

    Those who had sold on fears of Brexit seem to have adjusted their positions to neutral, most people at this point expect a rise in the market.

  2. David Kao:

    It is very important to understand what was adjusted for in the analysis, the obvious one is age -- if young people who have a lower risk of CVD( cardiovascular disease) drink the most coffee, the apparent benefit of coffee may just reflect the effect of age. The authors don't mention what they adjusted for, so one has to be cautious.

  3. Todd Rosenbluth:

    Both DoubleLine Total Return and DoubleLine Core Fixed Income have outperformed their respective Lipper peer groups year-to-date, adding to their strong risk-adjusted records, as investors have sought income portfolios in a more volatile market, they continue to seek out DoubleLine.

  4. Geng Shuang:

    Sanctions can be adjusted accordingly, including suspending or lifting relevant measures, china always holds the view that sanctions are not the goal.

  5. Eduardo Menez:

    Alert levels are constantly reviewed and adjusted as needed.

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