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equip

verb
 
 
/ɪˈkwɪp/ ( present participle equipping, past tense and past participle equipped)
be equipped with sth B2 to include the things that are needed for a particular purpose: The new trains are equipped with all the latest technology.Giving, providing and supplying
[T] to give someone the skills they need to do a particular thing: [+ to do sth] The course didn't really equip me to be a journalist.Giving, providing and supplyingPreparing
Translations of “equip”
in Spanish equipar…
in French équiper (de)…
in German ausrüsten…
in Chinese (Simplified) 提供, 装备, 配备…
in Russian вооружать знаниями…
in Chinese (Traditional) 提供, 裝備, 配備…
in Turkish donatmak, techiz etmek…
in Polish wyposażyć, przygotować…
(Definition of equip from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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