- The definition of adaptable is someone or something that can be conformed to fit different situations.
A universal remote that can control several machines is an example of an adaptable remote.
- that can be adapted or made suitable
- able to adjust oneself to new or changed circumstances
- a·dapt′a·bil′i·ty, a·dapt′a·ble·ness
(comparative more adaptable, superlative most adaptable)
- Capable of adapting or of being adapted.