Equipment - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˈkwɪpmənt|  American pronunciation of the word equipment
Brit.  |ɪˈkwɪpm(ə)nt|  British pronunciation of the word equipment

noun

- an instrumentality needed for an undertaking or to perform a service

Examples

The photographer came early to set up his equipment.

I'm looking for a hobby that doesn't require a lot of fancy equipment.

an expensive piece of medical equipment

Not enough funds were provided for the equipment of the troops.

A lot of money was spent on the equipment of the new hospital.

a very useful piece of equipment

He has a full array of stereo equipment.

The equipment is able to detect the minutest errors.

Only a few stores sell that type of equipment.

My boss is training me on the new equipment.

We should check the equipment to make sure that it's working properly.

The equipment should be stored at a constant temperature.

The hire of a car and other equipment will of course incur a supplementary charge.

The company took aggressive steps to prevent illegal use of their equipment.

The equipment is used for the transmission of television signals.

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