- 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.
adaptable definition by Webster's New World
- that can be adapted or made suitable
- able to adjust oneself to new or changed circumstances
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- adaptability noun
adaptable definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Capable of adapting or of being adapted.
- a·daptˌa·bilˈi·ty, a·daptˈa·ble·ness noun