US business has changed its spots in recent years.
➔ chop and change
at chop1 (3)WORD FOCUS: change WORD FOCUS: change to change something:alter, adapt, adjust, amend, modify, revise, vary to change a system or organization:restructure, reorganize, reform to change something completely:transform, revolutionize to change facts or information, or change what someone has said:twist, distort, misrepresent easily changed:flexible, adaptable impossible to change:fixed, final, irrevocable
change something ↔ around
to move things into different positions:
When we'd changed the furniture around, the room looked bigger.
to stop doing or using one thing and start doing or using another:
Complete all the exercises on one leg, then change over.