Etymology
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adaptable (adj.)

1680s, "capable of being made to fit by alteration," from adapt + -able.

updated on February 26, 2021

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Definitions of adaptable from WordNet

adaptable (adj.)
capable of adapting (of becoming or being made suitable) to a particular situation or use;
to succeed one must be adaptable
the frame was adaptable to cloth bolts of different widths
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