HyperDic: adapter

English > 2 senses of the word adapter:
NOUNperson adapter, arranger, transcribera musician who adapts a composition for particular voices or instruments or for another style of performance
artifactadapter, adaptordevice that enables something to be used in a way different from that for which it was intended or makes different pieces of apparatus compatible
adapter > pronunciation
Soundsahdae'pter
Rhymesabductor ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter...
English > adapter: 2 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA musician who adapts a composition for particular voices or instruments or for another style of performance.
Synonymsarranger, transcriber
NarrowerorchestratorAn arranger who writes for orchestras
Broadermusicianartist who composes or conducts music as a profession
Spanisharreglista
English > adapter: 2 senses > noun 2, artifact
Meaningdevice that enables something to be used in a way different from that for which it was intended or makes different pieces of apparatus compatible.
Synonymadaptor
BroaderdeviceAn instrumentality invented for a particular purpose
Spanishadaptador, ladrón
Catalanadaptador, lladre
Verbsadaptmake fit for, or change to suit a new purpose

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