Equip - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˈkwɪp|  American pronunciation of the word equip
Brit.  |ɪˈkwɪp|  British pronunciation of the word equip

verb

- provide with (something) usually for a specific purpose(syn: fit, outfit)

The expedition was equipped with proper clothing, food, and other necessities

- provide with abilities or understanding

She was never equipped to be a dancer

Examples

More money was needed to train and equip the troops.

Equipped with a hoe and a shovel, I headed for the garden.

Her training has equipped her to deal with emergencies.

She is well-equipped to deal with emergencies.

Those students are not equipped for the challenges of college.

This hotel room is not equipped for cooking.

He was not equipped with enough ability for the job.

They spent a lot of money equipping the school with new computers.

He equipped himself with a hammer and nails.

The rooms are equipped with video cameras.

The emergency services are equipped to deal with disasters of this kind.

We equip students with the skills they will need once they leave college.

We must equip young teachers to deal with difficult children.

What does it cost to equip a young man for the navy?

The expedition was equipped with proper clothing, food, and other necessities

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: equip
he/she/it: equips
present participle: equipping
past tense: equipped
past participle: equipped
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