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Questions with the verb Adjust

3 examples:

Could you tell me how to adjust the volume?

Could Turkey's Erdogan adjust to power sharing?
(BBC News - World News, )

How will he adjust to life back in terra firma after 186 days of weightlessness on board the International Space Station?
(Tech Times - Science, )

Sentences with the verb Adjust

84 examples:

I must adjust my watch. It's slow.

She asked him to adjust the TV set.

You ought to adjust the clock. It's slow.

You have to adjust your glasses to your eyes.

We suggest you adjust your records accordingly.

Tom tried to adjust the temperature of the shower.

You can adjust this desk to the height of any child.

Every Sunday, Takashi loves to adjust his car's engine.

You can adjust the color on the TV by turning this knob.

You are a busy man, so I will adjust my schedule to yours.

You are a busy man, so I will adjust myself to your schedule.

In LASIK, a laser is used to adjust the surface of the cornea.

You can adjust the seat height by moving the adjustment lever up.

He found it very difficult to adjust himself to life in the new school.

As is often said, it is difficult to adjust yourself to a new environment.

You can adjust game configuration options when starting the game for the first time

You can adjust game configuration options when starting the game for the first time.

I can't change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.

Shinji found it very difficult to adjust himself to life in the new school. However, the fact that he was an EVA pilot made him popular.

We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
(Dolly Parton)

You can't direct the wind, but you can adjust your sails.
(German proverb)

When the rooster crows off the hour, don't hesitate to adjust the time.
(Sicilian proverb)

You know, like I said, I'm not going to adjust my Senior Tour schedule.
(Greg Norman)

We must adjust to changing times and still hold to unchanging principles.
(James Earl Jimmy Carter, Jr.)

What was really horrifying about jail is that it really isn't horrifying. You adjust very easily.
(Roberta Victor)

What can a business do to adjust its marketing mix to keep reaching followers organically?
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

They will adjust their TV sets, trying to get more green.
(Bill Dwyre in Los Angeles Times - Boxing, )

Apple had to adjust one of the Apple Watch Sport's talking points.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

Here’s a list of ways to adjust your day and do things differently.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

More men are turning to professional colorists to adjust the salt and pepper.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

You can adjust your settings so that only certain people can see your images.
(The New York Times - Technology, )

As climate changes get more pronounced, people everywhere will have to adjust.
(Science Daily - News, )

The game lets you adjust the kind of games to play, depending on your interests.
(USA Today - Tech, )

IK's rings can adjust volume and effects, add beats to a song, or even play games.
(USA Today - Tech, )

It's experience vs. edginess, but Portland will have to adjust to a much tougher defense.
(USA Today - NBA, )

Even fewer acted quickly enough to adjust their old-fashioned bricks and mortar strategy.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Two related studies show they are more than perceptive of anger – they can adjust to it.
(Tech Times - Health, )

The Oklahoma City Thunder have to adjust without their All-Star guard to start this season.
(USA Today - NBA, )

European Space Agency hopes to adjust the lander to allow more access to critical sunlight.
(USA Today - World, )

Take it from Jay Cutler, and it's not just because he will have to adjust to another center.
(The New York Times - Pro-Football, )

The method can help travelers and night-shift workers who need to adjust their circadian clock.
(Tech Times - Health, )

You can adjust the exposure by tapping an area of the screen and sliding the sun icon up or down.
(The New York Times - Technology, )

A survey of economists shows the RBA is not expected to adjust the cash rate before the end of 2014.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Parents who adjust their speaking voices while communicating with babies may see their efforts pay off.
(Fox News - Health, )

Travelers who had dreamed of a different sort of whirlwind vacation are scrambling to adjust their plans.
(NBC News Travel, )

If you do not want your VPN app to start up every time you use the Internet, you can adjust its settings.
(The New York Times - Technology, )

Thus, the regulatory mechanisms that colonies use to adjust their composition appear to be locally adapted.
(Nature, )

For the well-being of the cell, it has to adjust the composition of its membrane proteins and lipids constantly.
(Science Daily - News, )

Swansea will need to adjust their style to suit striker Bafetimbi Gomis when Wilfried Bony joins Manchester City.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

Do not adjust your set, as the BBC fails to adjust a camera in the Edinburgh newsroom which has a mind of its own.
(BBC News - Politics, )

But recurring injuries have forced Mr. Horford to adjust his workouts and train smarter ahead of basketball season.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

The following will step you through what happened, why it was done, and how to adjust your settings to deal with it.
(Forbes - Technology, )

A U.S. judge confirmed the Detroit plan to adjust its debt and exit the biggest-ever municipal bankruptcy on Friday.
(CNBC, )

This tunable solution could also allow wireless providers to adjust the mix of cells based on the needs of a region.
(Science Daily - News, )

Female domestic cats adjust their response to kitten calls depending on how urgent they sound, according to a study.
(Science Daily - News, )

Social network Facebook is using a blue dinosaur to advise its users about how to adjust the site's privacy settings.
(BBC News - Technology, )

Microsoft’s ClearType technology has been making type easier to read for years, and you can adjust it to your liking.
(The New York Times - Business, )

Nest thermostat users will soon be able to adjust their temperature settings by simply giving out commands to Amazon Alexa.
(Tech Times - Future Tech, )

Reserve Bank of Australia governor Glenn Stevens says Chinese moves to adjust the yuan exchange rate are "eminently sensible".
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

For the first time in 50 years, the U.S. government is advising municipalities to adjust the levels of fluoride in their water.
(UPI - Health News, )

Outside of humans, the ability to adjust the intensity of acoustic signals with distance has only been identified in songbirds.
(Science Daily - News, )

If you are finding it hard to drag yourself to work, maybe you need a new job - but maybe you just need to adjust your attitude.
(Fox News - Health, )

Smart tech vendors will need to adjust their focus to prepare for the seismic shift in the way we are soon going to shop online.
(ZDNet US, )

Detroit claimed that its plan to adjust its debt and exit bankruptcy is feasible, but one creditor said it skirts bankruptcy law.
(CNBC, )

At 29, Rafael Nadal, the best clay-court player in history, has worked to adjust his game, grappling with the anxieties of aging.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

There is a lot you have to adjust to when you are living with metastatic cancer because it will be with you the rest of your life.
(Fox News - Health, )

To combat this, good leaders seek out a diversity of opinion in order to adjust their approach and proceed down a successful path.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

The app allowed Nissan Leaf owners to adjust the heating and cooling via a handset, but hackers could hijack it for other purposes.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

But just as the sound engineers take their time to adjust the levels, perhaps our ears also need to adapt to the band’s new sound.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Logic would dictate that consumers receiving new market information would jump at the chance to adjust their investments accordingly.
(Science Daily - News, )

In order to keep up and stay competitive, business have to adjust to these demands by digitizing their processes and business models.
(ZDNet US, )

Use your smartphone as a remote to adjust the color of lighting in a room with the new 'smart' lightbulb and app from ilumi solutions.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

By changing the protein content of the nanofibres, it is possible to adjust the antibody responses in mice to the different nanofibres.
(Nature Materials, )

The new tool makes it possible for doctors to detect changes in tumor size more quickly so they can adjust treatments more effectively.
(Tech Times - Science, )

These robots are fully customizable, allowing players to adjust their limbs, body armor, paint schemes, abilities and even their voices.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

NBN Co has asked the Federal Government for up to $1.4 billion more in taxpayer funds to adjust its fixed wireless and satellite business.
(Sydney Morning Herald - Business, )

Russian energy company Gazprom said it would adjust its gas price contract with German utility RWE within a month following a court ruling.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

Leinster and Ireland will have to adjust their style of play to cope without the ‘exceptional’ Sean O’Brien, according to Eoin Reddan.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

While fish were able to adjust their metabolic rates to cope with the heat, they had less of a cushion with respect to extreme temperatures.
(Science Daily - News, )

NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has performed a record-setting maneuver to adjust its approach to Pluto ahead of this summer's historic flyby.
(NBC News Science, )

Daniel Ricciardo admits he started the 2015 Formula One season prepared to fight for the title, but has since had to adjust his expectations.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Carlton midfielder Mitch Robinson is about to serve his third suspension of the AFL season, with coach Mick Malthouse saying he has to adjust.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

The former have a heightened ability to adjust their non-verbal communication to take into account the age of the person they are playing with.
(Science Daily - News, )

Minnesota Wild goalie Josh Harding, who has multiple sclerosis, was put on the injured reserved list Wednesday to adjust his treatment protocol.
(UPI - Sports News, )

Negative sentences with the verb Adjust

8 examples:

I can't adjust myself to the climate here.

They lived high on the hog for so long, and now they can't adjust to a simple life without luxuries.

You don't adjust. You just dominate.
(Al Davis)

Do not adjust your set.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Male cats do not adjust their response in similar ways.
(Science Daily - News, )

If the wind shifts and you don't adjust, you’ll either stop dead or get very wet.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Do not adjust your set: What’s on television may look more familiar than usual this fall.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

If there is a game for which the phrase “do not adjust your set” was most apt, then Heavy Bullets is it.
(The Independent - Gadgets & Tech, )


6 examples:

Did you know that you can adjust the color saturation on your S7 Edge?
(Forbes - Technology, )

After more than six years of rock bottom rates, how can investors adjust to an upward trajectory (however gentle)?
(Daily Mail - Money, )

With the 2022 World Cup likely to be played in the winter of 2022, how will the English club season adjust to cope?
(BBC Sport - Football, )

How exactly should retirees adjust their spending in response to changes in the value of their retirement portfolios?
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Could your smart home adjust the music, lighting, or other aspects of the environment around you after you’ve had a bad day at work — without being asked?
(Forbes - Business, )

Reading through these minutes this seems to be the core debate among FOMC participants – when time-worn relationships aren’t delivering time-worn results, why adjust policy as if these relationships will deliver model results?
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

Adjust your tie.

Adjust the brakes.

Adjust the microscope's focus.

Please adjust the seat to fit you.

Adjust the focus of the microscope.

Please adjust the television picture.

Adjust the setting of the alarm clock.

Our eyes take time to adjust to the dark.

Our eyes take time to adjust to the darkness.

Check and adjust the brakes before you drive.

You will soon adjust to living in a dormitory.

It took my eyes a moment to adjust to the darkness.

I found it pretty hard to adjust to my new surroundings.

A correspondent must soon adjust himself to life abroad.

Tom waited a while to let his eyes adjust to the darkness.

When he left the navy, he found it hard to adjust to life ashore.

Nobody has enough knowledge to adjust this equipment like John did.

The manager's business is to adjust all complaints of the customers.

Man learned to adjust to, and in some ways to shape, his environment.

At one time, the gratuity couldn't be removed, but in recent years, passengers were allowed to "adjust" it at their discretion.

Test fast, fail fast, adjust fast.
(Tom Peters)

Man can adjust to anything except not eating.
(Mexican proverb)

Adjust your makeup to the light in which your wear it.
(Helena Rubinstein)

I was desperately unhappy trying to adjust to the world.
(Al Purdy)

Moral codes adjust themselves to environmental conditions.
(Will Durant)

No matter whether you are new or an old team member, you need time to adjust to one another.
(Yao Ming)

It took me time to adjust and to realise it was not going to happen like it did in the juniors.
(Amelie Mauresmo)

The tech will make it far easier to adjust car seats.
(Tech Times - Future Tech, )

The winners: A teen who helps immigrant students adjust.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

Adjust for inflation, and retail sales don’t look so bad.
(The Wall Street Journal - Markets News, )

It may yet fall further to help the U.K. economy to adjust.
(The Wall Street Journal - Markets News, )

This enables the body clock to adjust by as much as two hours.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

A sensor can now measure and individually adjust brain pressure.
(Science Daily - News, )

How to adjust and survive while oil prices are persistently low.
(USA Today - Money, )

Successful schemes breed imitations and force opponents to adjust.
(The New York Times - Pro-Football, )

Pharmacy synchronization allows pharmacists to adjust refill dates.
(USA Today - National, )

NBCUniversal is big, rich and struggling to adjust to the Internet.
(Los Angeles Times - Baseball, )

Julie Skinner, 63, found it very difficult to adjust to retirement.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

The effects of fishing policies that adjust selectivity are unclear.
(Nature Communications, )

USTA executive director Gordon Smith says players, fans will adjust.
(USA Today - Tennis, )

These richly coloured dresses will help you adjust to cooler weather.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Another one would sense road conditions and adjust inflation on the fly.
(ZDNet US, )

That is shaking up ecosystems and forcing the fishing industry to adjust.
(CBC News - World, )

The league has been willing to adjust new rules as necessary this season.
(USA Today - Sports, )

Various built-in sensors would monitor usage and adjust power accordingly.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Arrival of Marcus Mariota as Titans QB influences coach to adjust offense.
(USA Today - NFL, )

It’s about a man called Michael who struggles to adjust to retired life.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Startup to go eatery will adjust food prices based on local income levels.
(Fox News - Lifestyle, )

A forest with greater diversity of plants can better adjust to climatic stress.
(Science Daily - News, )

Seagrasses have also regained functions enabling them to adjust to full salinity.
(Nature, )

Stamkos decided to stay in Tampa, and now teams must adjust their shopping plans.
(USA Today - NHL, )

The mice therefore adjust their willingness to cooperate to the expected benefits.
(Science Daily - News, )

Climate negotiations in Lima stumbled on transparency, but there is time to adjust.
(Nature, )

Memphis Depay has admitted he is struggling to adjust to life at Manchester United.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

OPEC is underestimating how well the U.S. shale industry can adjust to low oil prices.
(CNN - World Business, )

The home football game was moved to Sept. 1, a Thursday, last month to adjust for ESPN.
(USA Today - Sports, )

Coach K admitted his players are frustrated, but there's nothing else to do but adjust.
(USA Today - Sports, )

Over time, the drifting algae adjust by slowing down their metabolism, scientists report.
(Science Daily - News, )

This would be the first time in which the company would adjust prices based on attendance.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Business, )

New research suggests that fruit flies can even adjust their singing to suit their audience.
(Torah Kachur in CBC News - Technology & Science, )

That is, women adjust their fashion to look similar to the rich but different from the poor.
(Science Daily - News, )

Research suggests that our sense of taste can adjust to make a lower-sodium diet satisfying.
(Forbes - Business, )

Macrophages adjust their mitochondrial respiratory functions in response to viable bacteria.
(Nature Reviews Immunology, )

It doesn’t take long to adjust that to ‘mad scientist.’ Turns out others feel the same.
(The Vancouver Sun - Food, )

It took Chris Rusin some time to adjust from the bullpen to the starting rotation this season.
(The New York Times - Baseball, )

Achieving success doesn’t have to be overly complicated, nor is it wrong to adjust and adapt.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

But you can also adjust the equalizer by rotating the bass, treble, instrument and vocal knobs.
(Forbes - Technology, )

If you artificially inflate demand for something and don't let supply adjust, prices will go up.
(Forbes - Education, )

Minimum wage hikes across the US will prompt Wal-Mart Stores to adjust salaries at 1,434 stores.
(CNBC, )

He says he will do what it takes to adjust to tweaks to his role as facilitator in the new system.
(Broderick Turner in Los Angeles Times - Basketball, )

Researchers found that bats can adjust their attacks just a fraction of a second from their target.
(Tech Times - Science, )

This can drive species to extinction if they fail to adapt or adjust their geographic distribution.
(Science Daily - News, )

A smart belt that slims or expands to adjust to granular changes to your waistline. Because why not.
(CNET News, )

Exhibitors adjust to water restrictions both at home and at the fair. KCRA's Kristen Simoes reports.
(NBC Weather, )

It adjust for the changing mix of listed homes and therefore show what’s really happening to rents.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

California legislators, and farmers, begin to adjust well-drilling practices to suit a drier reality.
(The New York Times - Science, )

Researchers in Denmark have discovered that porpoises can adjust the beams of sound they use to hunt.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

They adjust for the changing mix of listed homes and therefore show what’s really happening to rents.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Here’s advice about preemptive measures you can take to understand, and possibly adjust, your policy.
(The New York Times - Business, )

That's because our bodies — more specifically, our circadian rhythms — need a little time to adjust.
(Science Daily - News, )

A good way to adjust to a healthier diet is to think of three meals you enjoy that are largely plant-based.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

The outcome helps to adjust regulations, and to operate sub-seabed carbon dioxide storage sites more safely.
(Science Daily - News, )

It adjust for the changing mix of listed homes and therefore show what’s really happening to asking prices.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Rising rates are coming and the sooner we all adjust our financial expectations to meet that rise the better.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Bacteria adjust to wide fluctuations in food supply by controlling how big they get and how often they divide.
(Science Daily - News, )

Engineers can adjust components in the simulator while the digital car is being driven around a digital track.
(The New York Times - Business, )

They adjust for the changing mix of listed homes and therefore show what’s really happening to asking prices.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

New research suggests our eyes adjust how they process color as the seasons and our visual surroundings change.
(UPI - Science News, )

Investors need to keep abreast of the changes in ETFs and adjust their strategies accordingly, one adviser says.
(The Wall Street Journal - Markets News, )

In order to be "in" mastery you must have the ability to shift and adjust when necessary—like learning to sail.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Ahead of his induction into the Boxing Hall of Fame, Joe Calzaghe tells how he struggled to adjust to retirement.
(BBC Sport, )

Choose a spot on the map where the first zombie hits America, adjust your parameters and watch the infection grow.
(CNET News, )

Following a basket is arguably a more rational way for China to let its currency adjust to economic circumstances.
(The Wall Street Journal - Markets News, )

But there it appears on page 28 of “Inform, Persuade, Adjust,” a new book about the history of public relations.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

The Canadian Medical Association wants Canada to adjust to recently established global guidelines for air pollution.
(CBC News in CBC News - Health, )

Deemed a 'rotary input' the pages describe hardware attached that would adjust volume, scroll, resize text and more.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

“On a Stool at the End of the Bar,” by Robert Callely, follows a couple as they adjust to some surprising truths.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

In his fifth season at UCLA, Jim Mora, who made a name for himself coaching defense, will adjust the Bruins' offense.
(Los Angeles Times - Tennis, )

Lowe's Iris system for home control now lets you adjust lights and temperature using the Amazon Echo, and your voice.
(CNET News, )

Holly Hutchinson says she will find it hard to adjust to playing on the junior circuit after her Wimbledon experience.
(BBC Sport - Tennis, )

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