- the adaptation of a composition to voices or instruments, or to a new purpose.
- a piece so adapted.
Examples from the Web for arrangements
Having passed the deadline to be embedded as a journalist, Mumford was forced to make other arrangements.
The most distinctive thing about Reflektor is the sound of it—the production, the arrangements, the rhythms.‘Reflektor’ Makes Arcade Fire the Biggest Band in the World|Andrew Romano|October 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In between, he sewed up some other arrangements that gave shape to the peace effort.How the Chuck Hagel Fight Changed the American Jewish Landscape in Washington|J. J. Goldberg|August 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
For passengers, code-sharing agreements are largely invisible—these arrangements are not mergers between airlines.Delta Airlines Seeks to Buy Stake in Richard Branson’s Virgin Atlantic|Clive Irving|December 3, 2012|DAILY BEAST
That's the problem with these arrangements, and why Congress wanted to curtail them.
The details of arrangements will readily suggest themselves.The Philosophy of Teaching|Nathaniel Sands
The arrangements, however, are very different in different countries.The Theory and Policy of Labour Protection|Albert Eberhard Friedrich Schffle
Arrangements were made at last, and Terrence came to his friend, took his arm and walked him forward.Sustained honor|John R. Musick,
The arrangements for the next day were made as follows: Every one was to be ready, in full dress, at ten o'clock precisely.
Every minute detail of the arrangements and building of this wonder of the world is fraught with interest.Man on the Ocean|R.M. Ballantyne
British Dictionary definitions for arrangements
Word Origin and History for arrangements
1727, from French arrangement, from arranger "arrange" (see arrange).
Idioms and Phrases with arrangements
see make arrangements for.