Day-185 (Acclimate)

38 12 0


Word:
               Acclimate

Status:
               Verb

Meaning:
               To adapt to a new situation, place or climate.

Sentences:
1) I acclimated myself to the hot weather.
2) We took a few days to get acclimated to our new teacher.

Origin:
               French acclimater, from a- + climat meaning 'climate'

First use:
                1792

Synonyms:
                 adapt, adjust, suit, taylor

Antonyms:
                  misadjust, unsuited.

******

Word of the DayRead this story for FREE!