- the adaptation of a composition to voices or instruments, or to a new purpose.
- a piece so adapted.
- arranged marriage,
Origin of arrangement
Examples from the Web for arrangement
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King agreed to this arrangement but did not reveal it to his followers.Dr. King Goes to Hollywood: The Flawed History of ‘Selma’|Gary May|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
He had made an arrangement with Barclay H. Warburton, owner of the Philadelphia Evening Telegraph.The Stacks: H.L. Mencken on the 1904 Baltimore Fire|H.L. Mencken|October 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I was making a fair amount of mistakes trying to learn the arrangement while playing along with the band.When Gary Wright Met George Harrison: Dream Weaver, John and Yoko, and More|Gary Wright|September 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The arrangement is unorthodox enough that it could revolutionize the role that Super PACs play in campaigns.
The arrangement of getting rid of Van would certainly be the most eligible and satisfactory to the public that could be adopted.Memoirs of the Court of George IV. 1820-1830 (Vol 1)|Duke of Buckingham and Chandos
She did not like Perivale or the house, but she would say nothing against such an arrangement.The Belton Estate|Anthony Trollope
The same balance was diligently preserved in the arrangement of his weapons of war.Michael McGrath, Postmaster|Ralph Connor
"Always providing Lieutenant Fraser consents to the arrangement," the lawyer added smoothly.A Texas Ranger|William MacLeod Raine
He looked rather dissatisfied with the arrangement made for him.What Might Have Been Expected|Frank R. Stockton
1727, from French arrangement, from arranger "arrange" (see arrange).