- 1[intransitive] to get used to a changed or new situation Children are highly adaptable—they just need time to readjust. readjust to something/doing something Once again he had to readjust to living alone.
- 2[transitive] readjust something to change or move something slightly She got out of the car and readjusted her dress.
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BrE BrE//ˌriːəˈdʒʌst//; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːəˈdʒʌst//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they readjust
BrE BrE//ˌriːəˈdʒʌst//; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːəˈdʒʌst//he / she / it readjusts
BrE BrE//ˌriːəˈdʒʌsts//; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːəˈdʒʌsts//past simple readjusted
BrE BrE//ˌriːəˈdʒʌstɪd//; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːəˈdʒʌstɪd//past participle readjusted
BrE BrE//ˌriːəˈdʒʌstɪd//; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːəˈdʒʌstɪd//-ing form readjusting
BrE BrE//ˌriːəˈdʒʌstɪŋ//; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːəˈdʒʌstɪŋ//