Translation of "fit" - English-Portuguese dictionary


verb uk /fɪt/ us /fɪt/ present participle fitting, past tense and past participle fitted

B1 to be the right shape or size for someone or something

This shirt doesn’t fit me any more.

B1 If people or things fit somewhere, that place is big enough for them.

How many people can fit in your car?

UK to put or attach something somewhere

You should fit a smoke alarm in the kitchen.

Phrasal verb(s)

adjective uk /fɪt/ us /fɪt/ comparative fitter, superlative fittest

A2 healthy, especially because you exercise a lot

em forma
He’s very fit for his age.
→ Opposite unfit

good enough for a particular purpose

Is this water fit to drink?
noun uk /fɪt/ us /fɪt/

a short period of illness when someone cannot control their movements and becomes unconscious

acesso, ataque
to have an epileptic fit

(Translation of “fit” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)