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Definition of "adapted" []

  • Suitable for a particular purpose (adjective)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of adapt. (verb)

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Use "adapted" in a sentence
  • "As a rookie he was nicknamed by teammates “Nervous Nervous Friend,” a moniker adapted from a Damon Runyon character named Nicely Nicely Johnson."
  • "He should have been in hospital months ago for a week of intravenous drug therapy and utter calm, but Naohiro would not-or possibly could not-agree to it Naohiro possessed kan, a word adapted from the Chinese that referred to the home of a ruling mandarin."
  • "Tennessee, during the winter of 1865 to 1866, by six former Confederate army officers who gave their society a name adapted from the Greek word"
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