Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: fitting
IPA transcription: [f'ɪtɪŋ]
Pronunciations of fitting
*0
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: fitting
    Meaning: in harmony with the spirit of particular persons or occasion; "We have come to dedicate a portion of that field...It is altogether fitting and proper that we should do this"
  • Synonyms: fitting, meet
    Meaning: being precisely fitting and right; "it is only meet that she should be seated first"
Usage examples
  • Ships were fitting out in English harbours.
  • The chuck holds the work truest that comes the nearest to fitting it.
  • But still, should not England have a fitting monument to Shakespeare?
  • They would remain behind to extort it whilst fitting their ships for sea.
  • This is perhaps a fitting time to give some personal description of Miss Bronte.
  • She wore her favorite long flowing outer sleeve, without the close fitting inner one.
  • MUZZLE--The muzzle should be long and powerful; the lips clean, fitting the jaws moderately close.
  • Day and Nelson, having given much thought to the proper fitting up of their corner, have now begun work.
  • As a fitting garniture to such a dish, there was a corsage of watercress draped on the corner of the salver.
  • It would be a mistake, however, to omit to mention, with fitting emphasis, another result of these investigations.
0. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording The Beatles, License CC BY-SA 4.0