refit

  • 1 refit — re‧fit [ˌriːˈfɪt] verb refitted PTandPPX refitting PRESPARTX [transitive] to put a shop, factory etc in good condition by doing repairs and adding new equipment: • We refitted the plant last year. refit [ˈriːfɪt] noun [countable] …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 Refit — Re*fit (r?*f?t ), v. t. 1. To fit or prepare for use again; to repair; to restore after damage or decay; as, to refit a garment; to refit ships of war. Macaulay. [1913 Webster] 2. To fit out or supply a second time. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Refit — Re*fit , v. i. To obtain repairs or supplies; as, the fleet returned to refit. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 refit — index fix (repair), rehabilitate, renew (refurbish), renovate, repair, restore (renew) …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 refit — 1660s, from RE (Cf. re ) again + FIT (Cf. fit) (v.). Originally nautical. Related: Refitted; refitting …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 refit — ► VERB (refitted, refitting) ▪ replace or repair machinery, equipment, and fittings in (a ship, building, etc.). ► NOUN ▪ an act of refitting …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 refit — [rē fit′; ] also, and for n. usually [, rē′fit΄] vt., vi. refitted, refitting to make or be made ready or fit for use again, as by repairing, reequipping, or resupplying n. an act or instance of refitting …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 refit — UK [riːˈfɪt] / US [ˌrɪˈfɪt] verb [intransitive/transitive] Word forms refit : present tense I/you/we/they refit he/she/it refits present participle refitting past tense refitted past participle refitted to repair a room, building, or ship, or to… …

    English dictionary

  • 9 refit — refits, refitting, refitted VERB: usu passive (The verb is pronounced [[t]ri͟ːfɪ̱t[/t]]. The noun is pronounced [[t]ri͟ːfɪt[/t]].) When a ship is refitted, it is repaired or is given new parts, equipment, or furniture. [be V ed] During the war,… …

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  • 10 refit — verb refitted, refitting (I, T) to make a ship ready to be used again, by doing repairs and putting in new machinery: We sailed into port to refit. refit / ri:fIt/ noun (C, U) …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 refit — contrefit refit …

    Dictionnaire des rimes

  • 12 refit — re|fit [ˌri:ˈfıt] v past tense and past participle refitted present participle refitting [I and T] to make a ship, aircraft, building etc ready to be used again, by doing repairs and putting in new machinery ▪ The ship was completely refitted… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 refit — I. Date: 1666 transitive verb to fit out or supply again intransitive verb to obtain repairs or fresh supplies or equipment II. noun Date: 1799 the action of refitting; especially a refitting and renovating of a ship …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 14 refit — /ree fit /, v., refitted, refitting, n. v.t. 1. to fit, prepare, or equip again. v.i. 2. to renew supplies or equipment. 3. to get refitted. n. 4. an act of refitting. [1660 70; RE + FIT1] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 15 refit — 1. noun An act of having something fit again, or replaced. 2. verb To fit again, to put back in place …

    Wiktionary

  • 16 refit — re|fit [ ,ri fıt ] verb intransitive or transitive to repair a room, building, or ship, or to put new equipment into it ╾ re|fit / ,ri fIt, rifIt / noun count …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 17 refit — re·fit || ‚riː fɪt v. readjust, remodify, readapt …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 18 refit — verb (refits, refitting, refitted) replace or repair machinery, equipment, and fittings in (a ship, building, etc.). noun an act of refitting …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 19 refit — v. a. Repair, fit anew, restore …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 20 refit — re·fit …

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