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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FITTING

But there was an outcry, as there has been at every fitting, because I won't wear stays.

He ought to say something about the man, but he had no idea of what was fitting!

It is not fitting for Christians to hold a festival in honor of a heathen god.

But he only moved back a little, and went on fitting and musing.

"I try to be what's fitting," said Mrs. James, complacently.

When he says yes, it is a law: and he dares to say the valiant no at the fitting season.

It was so fitting; quite in accordance with the rest of the black pageant.

"Signor, it is not fitting that you should hold me, that you should warm my feet," she gasped.

This is a fitting that will do much toward improving the appearance of any craft.

Attention should now be directed to fitting the two middle decks.

WORD ORIGIN

1530s (adj.); c.1600 (n.), from present participle of fit (v.).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR FITTING

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