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fit in

phrasal verb with fit  us   /fɪt/ verb (present participle fitting, past tense and past participle fitted or fit)
  • (BE ACCEPTED)

to ​belong with other things, or to be ​accepted by other ​people in a ​group: This ​chair doesn’t fit in with ​ourfurniture. She fit in well at ​school.
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"fit in" in British English

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fit in

phrasal verb with fit uk   /fɪt/  us   /fɪt/ verb (-tt-)
C1 to ​feel that you ​belong to a ​particulargroup and are ​accepted by that ​group: It's no ​surprise she's ​leaving - she never really ​fitted in.
B2 If one thing ​fits in with another thing, they ​lookpleasant together or are ​suitable for each other: It's a very ​nicesofa but it doesn't ​fit in with the ​rest of the ​room.

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"fit in" in Business English

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fit in

phrasal verb with fit uk   us   /fɪt/ verb (fitting, fitted, US usually fit)
to ​feel you belong to a particular ​group and are ​accepted by the other ​members: Potential ​boardmembers need to understand that they must ​fit in.fit in with sb How do you ​think she will ​fit in with the rest of the ​staff?
to be suitable or ​right in a particular ​situation: fit in with sth Industry ​observers believe a ​sell-off would ​fit in with the company's new ​strategy.
(Definition of fit in from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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