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English definition of “fit”

fit

noun [C] (SHORT PERIOD)    /fɪt/
a sudden, uncontrolled period of doing something or feeling something: a coughing/sneezing fit She hit him in a fit of anger.Disease and illness - general wordsShort in timeTemporary
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