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English definition of “fitting”

fitting

adjective uk   /ˈfɪt.ɪŋ/ us    /ˈfɪt̬-/ formal
suitable or right for a particular situation or occasion: a fitting tribute [+ that] It is fitting that we should remember those who died.Suitable and acceptableQuite good, or not very good

fitting

noun uk   /ˈfɪt.ɪŋ/ us    /ˈfɪt̬-/

fitting noun (CLOTHES)

[C] an occasion when someone who is having clothes made for them puts on the clothes before they are finished to make certain they will fit: I'm having the final fitting of my wedding dress on Thursday.Putting clothes on

fitting noun (SMALL PART)

[C usually plural] a small part or thing: plumbing fittings electric light fittings
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Furniture and fittings - general words

fitting noun (IN A HOUSE)

[C usually plural] UK (US furnishing) an object in a house, such as a cooker or a shelf, that is not permanently fixed, and can be either taken away or left when the people who live there move to another house: The house price, including fixtures and fittings, is £200,000.Furniture and fittings - general words
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