(of a thing) Of a suitable quality, standard, or type to meet the required purpose
the meat is fit for human consumption
is the water clean and fit to drink?
(of a person) Having the requisite qualities or skills to undertake something competently
he felt himself quite fit for battle
Ted was ghastly pale and fit to do no more than switch channels
Possessing or conferring the ability to survive and reproduce in a particular environment
survival of the fittest
Suitable and correct according to accepted social standards
a fit subject on which to correspond
(of a person or thing) Having reached such an extreme condition as to be on the point of doing the thing specified
he baited even his close companions until they were fit to kill him
well, are you fit?
In good health, esp. because of regular physical exercise
I swim regularly to keep fit
the measures would ensure a leaner, fitter company
Sexually attractive; good-looking
Be of the right shape and size for
those jeans still fit me
the shoes fit better after being stretched
Try clothing on (someone) in order to make or alter it to the correct size
she was about to be fitted for her costume
Be of the right size, shape, or number to occupy a particular position or place
Angela says we can all fit in her car
Fix or put (something) into place
they fitted smoke alarms to their home
Provide (something) with a particular component or article
most tools can be fitted with a new handle
Join or cause to join together to form a whole
it took a while to figure out how the confounded things fit together
many physicists tried to fit together the various pieces of the puzzle
Be in agreement or harmony with; match
the punishment should fit the crime
(of an attribute, qualification, or skill) Make (someone) suitable to fulfill a particular role or undertake a particular task
an MS fits the student for a professional career
A section of a poem
a display of bad temper; "he had a fit"; "she threw a tantrum"; "he made a scene"
meeting adequate standards for a purpose; "a fit subject for discussion"; "it is fit and proper that you be there"; "water fit to drink"; "fit for duty"; "do as you see fit to"
suit: be agreeable or acceptable to; "This suits my needs"
be the right size or shape; fit correctly or as desired; "This piece won't fit into the puzzle"
fit(p): (usually followed by `to' or `for') on the point of or strongly disposed; "in no fit state to continue"; "fit to drop"; "laughing fit to burst"; "she was fit to scream"; "primed for a fight"; "we are set to go at any time"
paroxysm: a sudden uncontrollable attack; "a paroxysm of giggling"; "a fit of coughing"; "convulsions of laughter"
FITS or Flexible Image Transport System is a digital file format used to store, transmit, and manipulate scientific and other images. FITS is the most commonly used digital file format in astronomy. ...
(Fits (album)) Fits is White Denim's second LP on European label Full Time Hobby Records, following up the critically acclaimed releases of 2008's EU debut Workout Holiday and US debut Exposion. ...
(FITS (board game)) FITS (Fill In The Spaces) is a board game designed by Reiner Knizia that was nominated for the Spiel des Jahres for best game of the year in 2009.
(AN fitting) The AN thread is a particular type of fitting used to connect flexible hoses and rigid metal tubing that carry fluid. It is a US military-derived specification stemming from a joint standard agreed upon by the Army and Navy, hence AN. ...
(The Fits) The Fits were a punk rock band from Blackpool, Lancashire, England, who were active between 1979 and 1985, having several hits on the UK Indie Chart.
The degree to which something fits something else; how well a particular commercial execution captures the character or values of a brand; A section of a poem or ballad, from the sense of fitted to length; Of an object, to be of the right size and shape so as to match another object; Of ...
(fitly) In a fit manner; suitably; properly; commodiously; conveniently
(fitted) Simple past of fit. (to tailor, change size)
(fitting) A small detachable part of a device or machine; The act of trying on clothes to inspect or adjust the fit; The process of applying craft methods such as skilled filing to the making and assembling of machines or other products; Domestic furnishings or fixtures; appropriate, or in keeping
(Fits) Sudden attack or seizure of muscle activity.
(FITS) (Functional Interpolating Transformation System) A format that contains that contains all data used to design and assemble extremely large files in a small, efficient mathematical structure.
(FITs) Feed-in-Tariffs – Government agreed rates to be paid to people and organisations that produce energy through sustainable renewable technologies. Different rates are paid depending on the technology being employed, and depending whether heat or electricity is produced. ...
(FITs) fully independent travellers are those who follow their own itinerary rather than take a package or travel with a group.
(Fits) The expected values from a model; the predicted values of the output at a specific set of input conditions.
(Fits) To dream of having fits, denotes that you will fall a prey to ill health and will lose employment. To see others in this plight, denotes that you will have much unpleasantness in your circle, caused by quarrels from those under you.
(Fitted) Very close to the arm, no excess material.
(Fitted) a nappy that usually has elasticated leg gussets, waistband and built in fasteners (ie velcro). Requires waterproof wrap.
(Fitted) similar to a contour diaper, but with elastic sewn at the legs to contain messes.
a fitted cloth diaper is absorbent, but not waterproof. It is baby-shaped (as opposed to rectangular) and usually closes with either aplix or snaps. Use a waterproof cover over this kind of diaper.