Fit - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- a sudden uncontrollable attack (syn: convulsion, paroxysm)
- the manner in which something fits
- a sudden flurry of activity (often for no obvious reason) (syn: burst)
- be the right size or shape; fit correctly or as desired (syn: go)
- make fit
- insert or adjust several objects or people
- be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics (syn: agree, check, correspond, gibe, jibe, match, tally)
- conform to some shape or size
- provide with (something) usually for a specific purpose (syn: equip, fit out, outfit)
- fill, satisfy or meet a want or need or condtion ro restriction (syn: fill, fulfil, fulfill, meet, satisfy)
- make correspond or harmonize (syn: match)
Patients are encouraged to get fit.
Are you fit enough to walk there?
The suit fits him perfectly.
I hope this key fits the lock.
The two pieces fit each other perfectly.
This calculator will fit nicely in your shirt pocket.
The two pieces fit together perfectly.
How many people can fit in a phone booth?
The box was too large to fit through the door.
I can't fit all these groceries into the trunk of my car.
We weren't able to fit the box through the door.
fitting the jacket to the customer
The gown was an excellent fit.
This Academy has for many years given an excellent fit for college.
The food here isn't fit to eat.
present participle: fitting
past tense: fitted or fit
past participle: fitted or fit