Meaning of FITTING in English


I. adjective

Date: 15th century

: of a kind appropriate to the situation : suitable

Synonyms: see fit

• fit·ting·ly -tiŋ-lē adverb

• fit·ting·ness noun

II. noun

Date: 1607

1. : an action or act of one that fits ; specifically : a trying on of clothes which are in the process of being made or altered

2. : something used in fitting up : accessory

3. : a small often standardized part

an electrical fitting

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.