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Meaning of FITTING

Pronunciation:  'fiting

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  trying on clothes to see whether they fit
  2. [n]  (usually plural) furnishings and equipment (especially for a ship or hotel)
  3. [n]  a small and often standardized accessory to a larger system
  4. [n]  making or becoming suitable; adjusting to circumstances
  5. [adj]  being precisely fitting and right
  6. [adj]  in harmony with the spirit of particular persons or occasion; "We have come to dedicate a portion of that field...It is altogether fitting and proper that we should do this"

FITTING is a 7 letter word that starts with F.


 Synonyms: accommodation, adjustment, appointment, just, meet, proper, trying on, try-on
 See Also: accessory, advance, appurtenance, betterment, furnishings, gas fitting, improvement, pipe fitting, pipefitting, receptacle, run, supplement, test, trial



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Fit"ting\, n.
    Anything used in fitting up; especially (pl.), necessary
    fixtures or apparatus; as, the fittings of a church or study;
    gas fittings.
  2. \Fit"ting\, a.
    Fit; appropriate; suitable; proper. -- {Fit"ting*ly}, adv. --
    {Fit"ting*ness}, n. --Jer. Taylor.
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