outfitting outfitting  /ˈaʊt ˌfɪ tɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) any cohesive unit such as a military company
  2. (n) a set of clothing (with accessories)
  3. (n) gear consisting of a set of articles or tools for a specified purpose
  4. (v) provide with (something) usually for a specific purpose
  5. (n) the act of renovating and fitting out a ship

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Usage(s):

  1. Denver, wild and woolly jumping-off point for prospectors, outfitting depot for dreams.
  2. Her friend, the designer Bill Blass, rescued her, taking her into his fitting rooms and outfitting her for her appearance at the awards ceremony in Stockholm.
  3. When you spend your life outfitting patients with the Joe Dokes Knee Prosthesis, you get a glimmer that Joe Dokes himself must be making some money on the thing.

News

  1. Bayer CropScience Donates $30,000 More to Benefit Canola-Growing Communities

    RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. -- via PRWEB - Replacing a school's leaky windows, equipping firefighters with grassland fire suits, outfitting a park's playground with materials that are safer for children ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. York County probation officers offer ex-cons a helping hand

    For more than a year, the state probation office in Rock Hill has been outfitting ex-convicts with donated suits, shoes and ties so they can be interview-ready when looking for work.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: The Rock Hill Herald

  3. Consumer Report: Winning Sports Stores

    Whether you’re outfitting yourself or getting your kids ready for their favorite sport, where you shop can make a big difference
    on June 7, 2013     Source: WILX 10 Lansing

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