We rearrange our schedules so that we can spend more time catering to its every whim.
ARIES Incoming: You are bombarded with information now as plans change, rearrange, and caveats and amendments abound.
And so if the government could just get to the kitchen, rearrange some things, we could certainly party with the Haitians.
late 14c., "draw up a line of battle," from Old French arengier (12c.), from a- "to" (see ad-) + rangier "set in a row" (Modern French ranger), from rang "rank," from Frankish *hring (see rank (n.)).
A rare word until the meaning generalized to "to place things in order" c.1780-1800. Musical sense of "adapt for other instruments or voices" is from 1808. Related: Arranged; arranging. Arranged marriage attested from 1854.