fitted fitted  /ˈfɪ təd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a display of bad temper
  2. (n) a sudden uncontrollable attack
  3. (n) the manner in which something fits
  4. (n) a sudden flurry of activity (often for no obvious reason)
  5. (v) be agreeable or acceptable to
  6. (v) be the right size or shape; fit correctly or as desired
  7. (v) satisfy a condition or restriction
  8. (v) make fit
  9. (v) insert or adjust several objects or people
  10. (v) be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics
  11. (v) conform to some shape or size
  12. (v) provide with (something) usually for a specific purpose
  13. (v) make correspond or harmonize
  14. (adj) meeting adequate standards for a purpose
  15. (adj) (usually followed by `to' or `for') on the point of or strongly disposed
  16. (adj) physically and mentally sound or healthy
  17. (adj) being the right size and shape to fit as desired

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Usage(s):

  1. Tacan, not bothered by superstructure interference or a ship's roll, is better fitted for Navy carriers.
  2. Velcro, buttons and snaps have replaced pins, and the diapers are fitted with elastic around the openings to hold tight around flailing legs.
  3. This little aircraft is a captured Japanese suicide rocket bomb, fitted with a pilot's cockpit, steering controls and an explosive warhead in the nose.

News

  1. After marathon horror, ‘positive side’ took over

    Boston real estate executive Roseann Sdoia asked herself if she was ready to die after one of the Boston Marathon bombs ripped her right leg off. She told the Herald’s Christine McConville yesterday she chose life. Today, moving into the next phase of her life as it is now, she’ll be fitted with her first prosthetic leg: “I’m an above-the-knee right leg amputee, and I’m picking up my prosthesis ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

  2. New EU law mandates eCall in all new cars

    From October 2015 all new cars in the European Union will have to be fitted with an eCall device according to new draft legislation announced Thursday.        
    on June 14, 2013     Source: TechWorld

  3. Child who lost feet in accident gets fitted for prosthesis

    The two-year old who lost her feet in a lawn mower accident got fitted for her prosthesis on Thursda
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Central Florida News 13

Quotes

  1. "There's a class of player that has not been fitted into this new market," Boras said. "Obviously when Alex's contract was done, the revenues of the game were around $3 billion. Now they are around $6 billion. The elite position player has...
    on Feb 6, 2007 By: Scott Boras Source: SI.com

  2. "It's a devastating blow for everyone, especially Julien," said Curbishley. "He had fitted in so well and was showing all the attributes needed to be a success in the Premiership. You could see in the short bit of football he has played with...
    on Jul 19, 2007 By: Alan Curbishley Source: guardian.co.uk

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