kit kit  /ˈkɪt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a case for containing a set of articles
  2. (n) gear consisting of a set of articles or tools for a specified purpose
  3. (n) young of any of various fur-bearing animals
  4. (v) supply with a set of articles or tools

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Toyota Prius owners can double their mileage by ordering a kit that converts their vehicle into a plug-in hybrid.
  2. The kit consists of a cleverly designed stand for a digital camera, which attaches using the standard tripod screw hole.
  3. Lately, an even more novel item has joined their battle kits.

News

  1. Warrior’s new football boots feature ‘gloryholes’

    From the company that brought you Liverpool's Space Invaders away kit comes a new football boot called "Gambler." Among the nonsensical features like the "ace plate" and "outsider zone" are the "gloryholes." Yes, gloryholes. And if the allusion to holes … Continue reading ?
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Dirty Tackle via Yahoo! Sports

  2. LA Galaxy fans choose a rather confused third kit

    Credit to the LA Galaxy for at least trying something new with their recently released third kit. Major League Soccer's highest-profile team asked fans to both design and vote for the kit, a bold and risky choice. Unfortunately, the result seems to be ... confused. As you can see in the picture above, the flare for this kit comes in the shoulders where the green with red stripes gives the shirt ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: SB Nation

  3. 'Game of Thrones:' Jon Snow Gets '80s Training Montage (Video)

    Kit Harington never seemed so much like Rocky Balboa as he does here. read more        
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Hollywood Reporter

Quotes

  1. CEO Hayward told the Financial Times in a June 3 article: "What is undoubtedly true is that we did not have the tools you would want in your tool kit."
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Tony Hayward Source: BusinessWeek

  2. "We want native third party applications on the iPhone, and we plan to have an SDK [software development kit] in developers' hands in February," Mr. Jobs wrote.
    on Oct 18, 2007 By: Steve Jobs Source: Windows & Net Magazine

  3. Paulson said he was committed "to use all the tools available to protect our financial system and our economy," adding: "Our tool kit is substantial but insufficient."
    on Sep 30, 2008 By: Henry Paulson Source: AFP

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