Outfit - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈaʊtfɪt|  American pronunciation of the word outfit
Brit.  |ˈaʊtfɪt|  British pronunciation of the word outfit


- any cohesive unit such as a military company
- a set of clothing (with accessories) (syn: getup, rig, turnout)
- gear consisting of a set of articles or tools for a specified purpose (syn: kit)


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

Extra examples

She bought a new outfit for the party.

...the restaurant provides its waitstaff with themed outfits...

The company outfitted us with food and supplies.

...outfitted the scuba instructors handsomely with all new gear...

She did not wear the same outfit two days running.

Some of the modern outfits don't have brass.

He's carrying this entire outfit on his shoulders.

My outfit was sent to Italy during the war.

Members outfit themselves in Civil War clothing.

He has recently set up his own research outfit, which has as yet no name.

Silk outfit is perfect for that special day.

The ambulances have all been outfitted with new radios.

The rocket is outfitted with a container.

He outfitted in Phoenix, getting the best all-wool ready-made suit in Arizona.

She looks ridiculous in that outfit.

Word forms

I/you/we/they: outfit
he/she/it: outfits
present participle: outfitting
past tense: outfitted
past participle: outfitted
singular: outfit
plural: outfits
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