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Synonyms for fitting

Synonyms for fitting

suitable for a particular person, condition, occasion, or place

consistent with prevailing or accepted standards or circumstances

a piece of equipment for comfort or convenience

Synonyms for fitting

a small and often standardized accessory to a larger system

(usually plural) furnishings and equipment (especially for a ship or hotel)

putting clothes on to see whether they fit

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in harmony with the spirit of particular persons or occasion

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being precisely fitting and right

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Some- those wounded by the irresistible shafts launched by her bright eyes- made as though they would follow her, heedless of the frank declaration they had heard; seeing which, and deeming this a fitting occasion for the exercise of his chivalry in aid of distressed damsels, Don Quixote, laying his hand on the hilt of his sword, exclaimed in a loud and distinct voice:
His features were good -- a straight nose, firm mouth, broad forehead, from which his long, dark hair was combed straight back, falling behind his ears to the collar of his well fitting frock coat.
IT CANNOT be denied, but outward accidents conduce much to fortune; favor, opportunity, death of others, occasion fitting virtue.
It is altogether fitting and proper that we should do this.
And, besides all this, it is necessary to know what sort of government is best fitting for all cities: for most of those writers who have treated this subject, however speciously they may handle other parts of it, have failed in describing the practical parts: for it is not enough to be able to perceive what is best without it is what can be put in practice.
Again, a young girl, more bold and saucy than was fitting, brushed the priest's black robe, singing in his face the sardonic ditty, "niche, niche, the devil is caught.
You will be treated as is fitting," said he and, putting the packet in his pocket, left the shed.
Seeing a thrush sitting upon a tree, he wished to take it, and fitting his twigs to a proper length, watched intently, having his whole thoughts directed towards the sky.
He loosened his long-bow, slung his quiver round to the front, and then glanced keenly round for a fitting mark.
Good fame is a species of the Kalon, and it is by no means fitting to neglect it.
Zarathustra's habit of designating a whole class of men or a whole school of thought by a single fitting nickname may perhaps lead to a little confusion at first; but, as a rule, when the general drift of his arguments is grasped, it requires but a slight effort of the imagination to discover whom he is referring to.
Strong demand for fittings from energy-related industries should compensate for the slow demand from commercial construction.
A range of Dorma fittings has been installed in the Manchester Aquatics Centre, where the 2002 Commonwealth Games will be held.
net, 1/2 to 63-inch fittings (molded & fabricated);
If fittings with no straight at all are to be welded then a set of inverted collets can also be supplied, allowing minimum radius fittings to be welded.