Fitting meaning

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Fitting is defined as the activity when someone tries on clothes to make sure they are the right size, or a small part that joins together other parts.

An example of a fitting is trying on a new skirt that is being made by a dressmaker to make sure it is the correct length.

An example of a fitting is an elbow joint of pipe.

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The definition of fitting is something appropriate or expected.

An example of fitting is a man with a 34" waist wearing 34" waist jeans; a fitting size.

An example of fitting is someone who's known for not showing up for events, not showing up to a party; a fitting absence.

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Being in keeping with a situation; appropriate.
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The act of trying on clothes whose fit is being adjusted.
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A small detachable part for a machine or apparatus.
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A small part used to join, adjust, or adapt other parts, as in a system of pipes.
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(chiefly british) Furnishings or fixtures.
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Suitable; proper; appropriate.
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An adjustment or trying on of clothes, etc. for fit.
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The fixtures, furnishings, or decorations of a house, office, automobile, etc.
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Present participle of fit.
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(informal, US, with infinitive) Ready, preparing.

I'm fitting to go home and sleep.

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Ready, appropriate, or in keeping.
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A small detachable part of a device or machine.
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The act of trying on clothes to inspect or adjust the fit.
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(manufacturing) The process of applying craft methods such as skilled filing to the making and assembling of machines or other products.
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(chiefly UK) Domestic moveable piece of furniture, which can be taken along when moving out, US furnishing..

The fittings of a church or study.

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