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- adj. comparative form of fit
- n. a person who fits or assembles something
- n. an epileptic
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who fits or makes to fit
- n. One who tries on, and adjusts, articles of dress.
- n. One who fits or adjusts the different parts of machinery to each other.
- n. A coal broker who conducts the sales between the owner of a coal pit and the shipper.
- n. A little piece; a flitter; a flinder.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who fits, in any sense of that word; one who or that which adapts one thing to another, or makes it suitable for the purpose intended.
- n. In mech., one who puts the parts of a machine together, as distinguished from a pattern-maker, founder, turner, finisher, etc.
- n. One who supplies and fixes fittings or fixtures of any kind; one who “fits up” things: as, a gas-fitter.
- n. One who supplies whatever is fit or necessary for the proper accomplishment of any object or undertaking; one who equips with whatever is necessary: as, a fitter-out.
- n. In some parts of Great Britain, one who vends and loads coal, fitting ships with cargoes: particularly, a coal-broker who sells the coal produced by a particular mine or by particular mines. Imp. Dict. Also called coal-fitter.
- To injure by frequent treading.
- To kick as cross children do; make a noise with the feet.
- To be in a passion.
- n. A passion; a quarrel.
- n. A fragment; a flinder: a rag; a flitter.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. someone who fits a garment to a particular person
- adj. improved in health or physical condition
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