As a verb adapt
is to make suitable; to make to correspond; to fit or suit; to proportion.
As an adjective adapt
is adapted; fit; suited; suitable.
As a noun edit is
an edict, type of legislative and/or judicial proclamation, originally emanating from a roman magistrate.
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To make suitable; to make to correspond; to fit or suit; to proportion.
To fit by alteration; to modify or remodel for a different purpose; to adjust: as, to adapt a story or a foreign play for the stage; to adapt an old machine to a new manufacture.
To make by altering or fitting something else; to produce by change of form or character: as, to bring out a play adapted from the French; a word of an adapted form.
To change oneself so as to be adapted.
- They could not adapt to the new climate and so perished.
Adapted; fit; suited; suitable.
- (Jonathan Swift)
A change to the text of a document.
To change a text, or a document.
- I want to edit this sentence.
To be the editor of a publication.
- Wikipedia is an interactive encyclopedia which allows anybody to edit and improve articles.
- He edits the Bee.
* retouch, fix up, alter