fitter fitter  /ˈfɪ tər/


  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. (n) someone who fits a garment to a particular person
  18. (adj) improved in health or physical condition


Derived Word(s)


  1. And it's true that he takes a pipe fitter's approach to writing, joining workmanlike sentences one to the other.
  2. And while regular exercise has made me fitter, it hasn't made me thinner.
  3. Her father Frank worked as a fitter for English Electric, stood as a parliamentary candidate for the Labour party and managed Stafford Rangers soccer club in his spare time.



  1. "This time physically I'm fitter," Djokovic said. "Those were very strange conditions and circumstances. I had to play three very long matches in three days and couldn't hold on in the semifinal. This time everything is in order and I'll give...
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: Novak Djokovic Source: The Associated Press

  2. "I think I'm a little bit different player than I was last time I played her," Ivanovic said. "I got even fitter and stronger on the court. Also, these courts are a little bit slower than the US Open, so I think that's something that...
    on Jan 20, 2008 By: Ana Ivanovic Source: USA Today

  3. Benitez said: "It was another good work-out. It was a good game, with four goals for us and good play. But the players aren't 100% yet - that would be difficult right now. The other team were fitter than us but you could see we were passing,...
    on Aug 6, 2008 By: Rafael Benitez Source:

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