Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun fit

4 senses of fit

Sense 1
fit, tantrum, scene, conniption -- (a display of bad temper; "he had a fit"; "she threw a tantrum"; "he made a scene")
       => bad temper, ill temper -- (a persisting angry mood)

Sense 2
paroxysm, fit, convulsion -- (a sudden uncontrollable attack; "a paroxysm of giggling"; "a fit of coughing"; "convulsions of laughter")
       => attack -- (a sudden occurrence of an uncontrollable condition; "an attack of diarrhea")

Sense 3
fit -- (the manner in which something fits; "I admired the fit of her coat")
       => manner, mode, style, way, fashion -- (how something is done or how it happens; "her dignified manner"; "his rapid manner of talking"; "their nomadic mode of existence"; "in the characteristic New York style"; "a lonely way of life"; "in an abrasive fashion")

Sense 4
burst, fit -- (a sudden flurry of activity (often for no obvious reason); "a burst of applause"; "a fit of housecleaning")
       => activity -- (any specific behavior; "they avoided all recreational activity")

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb fit

9 senses of fit

Sense 1
suit, accommodate, fit -- (be agreeable or acceptable to; "This suits my needs")
       => meet, fit, conform to -- (satisfy a condition or restriction; "Does this paper meet the requirements for the degree?")

Sense 2
fit, go -- (be the right size or shape; fit correctly or as desired; "This piece won't fit into the puzzle")
       => fit -- (conform to some shape or size; "How does this shirt fit?")

Sense 3
meet, fit, conform to -- (satisfy a condition or restriction; "Does this paper meet the requirements for the degree?")
       => match, fit, correspond, check, jibe, gibe, tally, agree -- (be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics; "The two stories don't agree in many details"; "The handwriting checks with the signature on the check"; "The suspect's fingerprints don't match those on the gun")

Sense 4
fit -- (make fit; "fit a dress"; "He fitted other pieces of paper to his cut-out")
       => shape, form -- (give shape or form to; "shape the dough"; "form the young child's character")

Sense 5
fit -- (insert or adjust several objects or people; "Can you fit the toy into the box?"; "This man can't fit himself into our work environment")
       => adapt, accommodate -- (make fit for, or change to suit a new purpose; "Adapt our native cuisine to the available food resources of the new country")

Sense 6
match, fit, correspond, check, jibe, gibe, tally, agree -- (be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics; "The two stories don't agree in many details"; "The handwriting checks with the signature on the check"; "The suspect's fingerprints don't match those on the gun")
       => equal, be -- (be identical or equivalent to; "One dollar equals 1,000 rubles these days!")

Sense 7
fit -- (conform to some shape or size; "How does this shirt fit?")
       => be -- (have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun); "John is rich"; "This is not a good answer")

Sense 8
equip, fit, fit out, outfit -- (provide with (something) usually for a specific purpose; "The expedition was equipped with proper clothing, food, and other necessities")
       => supply, provide, render, furnish -- (give something useful or necessary to; "We provided the room with an electrical heater")

Sense 9
match, fit -- (make correspond or harmonize; "Match my sweater")
       => adjust, set, correct -- (alter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a standard; "Adjust the clock, please"; "correct the alignment of the front wheels")

Antonyms of adj fit

3 senses of fit

Sense 1
fit (vs. unfit) -- (meeting adequate standards for a purpose; "a fit subject for discussion"; "it is fit and proper that you be there"; "water fit to drink"; "fit for duty"; "do as you see fit to")

unfit (vs. fit) -- (below the required standards for a purpose; "an unfit parent"; "unfit for human consumption")
        => subhuman -- (unfit for human beings; "subhuman conditions of life")
        => unsuitable -- (not meant or adapted for a particular purpose; "a solvent unsuitable for use on wood surfaces")

Sense 2
fit (predicate), primed (predicate), set (predicate) -- ((usually followed by `to' or `for') on the point of or strongly disposed; "in no fit state to continue"; "fit to drop"; "laughing fit to burst"; "she was fit to scream"; "primed for a fight"; "we are set to go at any time")

INDIRECT (VIA ready) -> unready -- (not prepared or in a state of readiness; slow to understand or respond; "she cursed her unready tongue")

Sense 3
fit (vs. unfit) -- (physically and mentally sound or healthy; "felt relaxed and fit after their holiday"; "keeps fit with diet and exercise")

unfit (vs. fit) -- (not in good physical or mental condition; out of condition; "fat and very unfit"; "certified as unfit for army service"; "drunk and unfit for service")
        => afflicted, impaired -- (mentally or physically unfit)
        => apractic, apraxic -- (having uncoordinated muscular movements, symptomatic of a CNS disorder)
        => bandy, bandy-legged, bowed, bowleg, bowlegged -- (have legs that curve outward at the knees)
        => broken-backed -- ((of a horse) having bones of the back united by a bony growth)
        => crippled, halt, halting, lame, gimpy, game -- (disabled in the feet or legs; "a crippled soldier"; "a game leg")
        => crookback, crookbacked, humped, humpbacked, hunchbacked, gibbous, kyphotic -- (characteristic of or suffering from kyphosis, an abnormality of the vertebral column)
        => disabled, handicapped -- (incapable of functioning as a consequence of injury or illness)
        => gammy -- ((British informal) sore or lame; "a gammy foot")
        => knock-kneed -- (having the knees abnormally close together and the ankles wide apart)
        => soft, flabby, flaccid -- (out of condition; not strong or robust; incapable of exertion or endurance; "he was too soft for the army"; "flabby around the middle"; "flaccid cheeks")
        => spavined -- ((of horses) afflicted with a swelling of the hock-joint)
        => dipped, lordotic, swayback, swaybacked -- (having abnormal sagging of the spine (especially in horses))
        => maimed, mutilated -- (having a part of the body crippled or disabled)

Similarity of adj fit

3 senses of fit

Sense 1
fit (vs. unfit) -- (meeting adequate standards for a purpose; "a fit subject for discussion"; "it is fit and proper that you be there"; "water fit to drink"; "fit for duty"; "do as you see fit to")
       => acceptable -- (adequate for the purpose; "the water was acceptable for drinking")
       => suitable, suited -- (meant or adapted for an occasion or use; "a tractor suitable (or fit) for heavy duty"; "not an appropriate (or fit) time for flippancy")
       => worthy -- (having qualities or abilities that merit recognition in some way; "behavior worthy of reprobation"; "a fact worthy of attention")
          Also See-> appropriate#1

Sense 2
fit (predicate), primed (predicate), set (predicate) -- ((usually followed by `to' or `for') on the point of or strongly disposed; "in no fit state to continue"; "fit to drop"; "laughing fit to burst"; "she was fit to scream"; "primed for a fight"; "we are set to go at any time")
       => ready (vs. unready) -- (completely prepared or in condition for immediate action or use or progress; "get ready"; "she is ready to resign"; "the bridge is ready to collapse"; "I am ready to work"; "ready for action"; "ready for use"; "the soup will be ready in a minute"; "ready to learn to read")

Sense 3
fit (vs. unfit) -- (physically and mentally sound or healthy; "felt relaxed and fit after their holiday"; "keeps fit with diet and exercise")
       => able, able-bodied -- (having a strong healthy body; "an able seaman"; "every able-bodied young man served in the army")
       => conditioned, in condition (predicate) -- (physically fit; "exercised daily to keep herself in condition")
          Also See-> healthy#1; sound#1; well#1

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