He needed to adapt his strategies when dealing with her.
How long would it take her to adapt to this culture?
In general, however, Protestant builders have been content to preserve or to adapt the traditional models.
That no code could do, and, as every practical government must adapt itself to actualities.
Man is an animal who more than any other can adapt himself to all climates and circumstances.
They declare their readiness to adapt the law of the synagogue to the law of the land, as for instance in the question of marriage and divorce.
Sundry experiments have been made to adapt esparto for use in the coarser textile fabrics.
In any case the inelastic quality of the Spartan system was unable to adapt itself to the spirit of the new age.
The constitution of the Dominion embodies the first attempt made to adapt British principles and methods of government to a federal system.
Their weak point lies in their necessary conservatism; they cannot advance and adapt themselves to changed circumstances, as either monarchy or democracy can.
This exaggerates the passivity of life, and does not sufficiently recognize that the higher organisms largely adjust external to internal relations and adapt their environment to their needs.
They can adapt their motions to every variation of the ground over which they move, yet all varieties of snake locomotion are founded on the following simple process.
Coming from a village, it took some time for the family to adapt to living in a large city.
A good seat on a horse should not be strong merely; it should be graceful; above the loins the body should be loose, so as readily to adapt itself to every motion of the horse, but it should be upright.
His lectures were thinly attended, for he did not care to adapt them to the requirements of the university examinations, and he was not perhaps well fitted to teach young men.
But in this case the concrete being still wet can adapt itself more or less to the shape of the adjoining bags, and strong rough walls can be built in this way.
The result of migration is that races of widely different origin and habit have had to adapt themselves to similar conditions.
The same ability to adapt himself to circumstances must be possessed by the steeple-chase jockey, who should possess fine hands to enable him to handle his horse while going at his fences at three-quarter speed.
The chameleon's ability to camouflage itself allows it toadaptto new environments and hide from predators.