Adjust and Prepare


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Adjust verb – To change (something) so as to make it suitable for a new use or situation.
Usage example: adjust the amount of sugar in the recipe to your taste

Prepare is a synonym for adjust in modify topic. In some cases you can use "Prepare" instead a verb "Adjust".
Nearby Words: adjustment, adjusted, adjustable, adjusting, adjustability
Synonyms for Adjust


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Prepare verb – To make competent (as by training, skill, or ability) for a particular office or function.
Usage example: basic training is intended to prepare raw recruits for active duty in the military

Adjust is a synonym for prepare in activity topic. Sometimes you can use "Adjust" instead a verb "Prepare", if it concerns topics such as equip, modify, make or get ready.
Nearby Words: prepared, preparation, prep, preparing, preparedness
Synonyms for Prepare

Common collocations

way adjust way prepare way
spells adjust spells prepare spells

Both words in one sentence

  • Forgetful Jones: As a side effect of the mind workers needing to adjust long term memory for Riley's white memories, they warn the emotions that they'll need time to prepare for these new memories with subject, type, etc.
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