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fit
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 19
1. In Old English, a song; a strain; a canto or portion of a ballad; a passus.
3. The coincidence of parts that come in contact.
5. A stroke or blow.
8. A darting point; a sudden emission.
9. A sudden and violent attack of a disorder; a stroke of disease, as of epilepsy or apoplexy, which produces convulsions or unconsciousness; a convulsion; a paroxysm; hence, a period of exacerbation of a disease; in general, an attack of disease; as, a fit of sickness.
10. imp. & p. p. of Fight.
Part of Speech: superlative
1. Adapted to an end, object, or design; suitable by nature or by art; suited by character, qualitties, circumstances, education, etc.; qualified; competent; worthy.
2. Prepared; ready.
3. Conformed to a standart of duty, properiety, or taste; convenient; meet; becoming; proper.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To be proper or becoming.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To make fit or suitable; to adapt to the purpose intended; to qualify; to put into a condition of readiness or preparation.
2. To supply with something that is suitable or fit, or that is shaped and adjusted to the use required.
3. To be suitable to; to answer the requirements of; to be correctly shaped and adjusted to; as, if the coat fits you, put it on.
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