adverb see fitting I

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  • fittingly — fitting ► NOUN 1) an attachment. 2) (fittings) items which are fixed in a building but can be removed when the owner moves. 3) an occasion when one tries on a garment that is being made or altered. ► ADJECTIVE ▪ appropriate; right or proper.… …   English terms dictionary

  • Fittingly — Fitting Fit ting, a. Fit; appropriate; suitable; proper. {Fit ting*ly}, adv. {Fit ting*ness}, n. Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fittingly — See fitting. * * * …   Universalium

  • fittingly — adverb In a fitting manner …   Wiktionary

  • fittingly — adv. suitably, properly; becomingly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fittingly — fit·ting·ly …   English syllables

  • fittingly — See: fitting …   English dictionary

  • fittingly — adverb in an appropriate manner he was appropriately dressed • Syn: ↑appropriately, ↑suitably, ↑befittingly, ↑fitly • Ant: ↑unsuitably (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • fitting — fittingly, adv. fittingness, n. /fit ing/, adj. 1. suitable or appropriate; proper or becoming. n. 2. the act of a person or thing that fits. 3. an act or instance of trying on clothes that are being made or altered to determine proper fit. 4.… …   Universalium

  • fitting — [[t]fɪ̱tɪŋ[/t]] fittings 1) N COUNT: usu with supp A fitting is one of the smaller parts on the outside of a piece of equipment or furniture, for example a handle or a tap. ...brass light fittings. ...industrial fittings for kitchen and bathroom …   English dictionary

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