focused vs unfocused focussed
adjusted adjusted adj. 1. 1 accommodated to certain requirements

Syn: regulated [WordNet 1.5]

2. 1 having become accustomed [to surroundings, a situation. etc.] [Narrower terms: {oriented (vs. unoriented), orientated ]

Syn: familiarized [WordNet 1.5]

3. 1 (Music) so tuned as to allow modulation into other keys [Narrower terms: {tempered (vs. untempered)}]

Syn: tuned [WordNet 1.5]

4. adjusted to produce a clear image; -- of an optical system (e.g. eye or opera glasses) [Narrower terms: {focused (vs. unfocused), focussed ] WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • oriented vs unoriented orientated — adjusted adjusted adj. 1. 1 accommodated to certain requirements Syn: regulated [WordNet 1.5] 2. 1 having become accustomed [to surroundings, a situation. etc.] [Narrower terms: {oriented (vs. unoriented), orientated ] Syn: familiarized [WordNet… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tempered vs untempered — adjusted adjusted adj. 1. 1 accommodated to certain requirements Syn: regulated [WordNet 1.5] 2. 1 having become accustomed [to surroundings, a situation. etc.] [Narrower terms: {oriented (vs. unoriented), orientated ] Syn: familiarized [WordNet… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adjusted — adj. 1. 1 accommodated to certain requirements Syn: regulated [WordNet 1.5] 2. 1 having become accustomed [to surroundings, a situation. etc.] [Narrower terms: {oriented (vs. unoriented), orientated ] Syn: familiarized [WordNet 1.5] 3. 1 (Music)… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • performing arts — arts or skills that require public performance, as acting, singing, or dancing. [1945 50] * * * ▪ 2009 Introduction Music Classical.       The last vestiges of the Cold War seemed to thaw for a moment on Feb. 26, 2008, when the unfamiliar strains …   Universalium

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”