Examples of adapter in a Sentence
adapters for the food mixer include a meat grinder and an ice cream maker
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Working with adapter Laurie Calkhoven, an experienced writer for children, Solomon has slimmed the text and moved the extensive footnotes and bibliography sections online.
A woman reported July 24 that someone went into her unlocked vehicle in the 6000 block of Grove Court and stole a cell phone and charger, phone adapter, an auxiliary cord and approximately $20 in change.
A telescope helps your phone get a closer look, and an adapter prevents blurry photos.
Miranda said police believe that by the time of the incident, the phone adapter cord had been disconnected from the extension cord.
For prolonged handwriting, use a big pen with an oversized, soft grip adapter and free-flowing ink.
The adapter will be designed, built and tested in Huntsville and at RUAG of Decatur.
The adapter will be used on Exploration Mission 2, which will be the first manned test flight of NASA’s deep-space exploration program.
Seger does have a reputation as a slow adapter to new technologies.
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First Known Use of adapter
Synonymsaccoutrement (or accouterment), accessory (also adaptor), add-on, adjunct, appendage, appliance, attachment, option
Related Wordsaccompaniment, additive, complement, supplement; auxiliary, subsidiary; amenity, doodad, embroidery, extra, filler, frill, incidental, luxury, nonessential, nonnecessity; appurtenances, bells and whistles, equipment, furnishings, habiliment (s), paraphernalia, trappings; adornment, decoration, embellishment, enhancement, garnish, ornament, trim, trimming
Near Antonymsessential, necessity, requirement, requisite
ADAPTER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of adapter for English Language Learners
: a device that is used to connect two pieces of equipment that were not designed to be connected
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