Equip is defined as to provide necessary items, training, etc. for a certain purpose.(verb)
An example of equip is to give laptops to new students for their studies.
See equip in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Fr équiper < OFr esquiper, to embark, put out to sea, prob. < ON skipa, to arrange, make ready < skip, ship
See equip in American Heritage Dictionary 4
transitive verb e·quipped, e·quip·ping, e·quips
Origin: French équiper
Origin: , from Old French esquiper
Origin: , of Germanic origin
Origin: ; akin to Old Norse skipa (from skip, ship).
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