Definitions

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  • v. To be physically capable of going into a space
  • v. To be confident in a social situation

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. go together

Etymologies

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Examples

  • “Neil fit in perfectly,” Mechem declares, “because there was nobody quite like Neil.”

    First Man

  • Such a theory does not fit in with the content of these psalms; they are not temple-psalms.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • The beer, a draft Himelmann, fit in with the food as perfectly as a hikers hut into a cleft in a high alpine valley.

    The Italian Summer

  • HAGERSTOWN - Clara Hamilton was ahead of her time, with her plan for what is now known as the Oak Hill Historic District in Hagerstown's North End. Even though she lived from 1837 to 1919, her ideas would fit in with the current interest in home gardens, green technology and healthier lifestyles.

    The Herald-Mail Online

  • I figured then that dousing yourself with toilet water must be pleasing to God in some way, and the resulting migraine seemed to fit in with the whole “God is wrathful” thing that Rabbi Cardin was fond of pushing weekend after weekend.

    Roseanne Archy

  • What I want to do is load as many of your Roman troops as will fit in my transports, while you load others aboard your fleetest galleys.

    Antony and Cleopatra

  • Finally allowed to fit in as opposed to always standing out, on May 8th, the maligned superstar-turned-underdog thanked the team for its support by hitting a home run on the first pitch he saw that season.

    One Season

  • In the Bible, the beautiful Jewish girl Hadassah took the name of Esther to better fit in with Persian society, where she became the queen of Xerxes and was able to save her people from annihilation.

    The Right Word in the Right Place at the Right Time

  • She felt as though she really fit in with the ultrahip downtown youth scene.

    Puppy Love

  • But two ejection seats were all that would fit in the upstairs cockpit and none could be added to the mid-deck.

    Riding Rockets

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