adjustment, accommodation, fitting(noun)
making or becoming suitable; adjusting to circumstances
a small and often standardized accessory to a larger system
(usually plural) furnishings and equipment (especially for a ship or hotel)
fitting, try-on, trying on(adj)
putting clothes on to see whether they fit
in harmony with the spirit of particular persons or occasion
"We have come to dedicate a portion of that field...It is altogether fitting and proper that we should do this"
being precisely fitting and right
"it is only meet that she should be seated first"
English Synonyms and Antonyms
Adequate, commensurate, and sufficient signify equal to some given occasion or work; as, a sum sufficient to meet expenses; an adequate remedy for the disease. Commensurate is the more precise and learned word, signifying that which exactly measures the matter in question. Adapted, fit, suitable, and qualified refer to the qualities which match or suit the occasion. A clergyman may have strength adequate to the work of a porter; but that would not be a fit or suitable occupation for him. Work is satisfactory if it satisfies those for whom it is done, though it may be very poor work judged by some higher standard. Qualified refers to acquired abilities; competent to both natural and acquired; a qualified teacher may be no longer competent, by reason of ill health. Able and capable suggest general ability and reserved power, able being the higher word of the two. An able man will do something well in any position. A capable man will come up to any ordinary demand. We say an able orator, a capable accountant.
Adequate to the demand; for the purpose.
it means basically whats supposed to go on
that suit is fitting in with the party clothes.Submitted by rinat on August 15, 2019
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How to use fitting in a sentence?
I was there because I wanted to see a fitting memorial to everyone who has died in every terrorist incident everywhere.
You can put it in any close-fitting garment.
Anyone can revolt. It is more difficult silently to obey our own inner promptings, and to spend our lives finding sincere and fitting means of expression for our temperament and our gifts.
Of all the nations in the world, the United States was built in nobody's image. It was the land of the unexpected, of unbounded hope, of ideals, of quest for an unknown perfection. It is all the more unfitting that we should offer ourselves in images. And all the more fitting that the images which we make wittingly or unwittingly to sell America to the world should come back to haunt and curse us.
If its true that the justification to point a gun at this child is because they were told the suspects might be black, Hispanic or Polynesian, are they saying this officer was entitled to stop and point his gun at every male fitting that description?
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- фитинг, проба, подходящBulgarian
- passend zuGerman
- sopiva, irto-osa, kaluste, sovitus, helaFinnish
- convenable, essayage, approprié, conformeFrench
- gabháil, diongbháilteIrish
- iomchaidh, freagarrachScottish Gaelic
- a probaRomanian
- примерка, осветительный прибор, фитинг, гарнитура, мебель, недвижимый инвентарьRussian
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