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Definition of fitting noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    fitting

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈfɪtɪŋ//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈfɪtɪŋ//
     
    Interior décor
     
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  1. 1[usually plural] a small part on a piece of equipment or furniture light fittings a pine cupboard with brass fittings See related entries: Interior décor
  2. 2[usually plural] (British English) items in a house such as a cooker, lights or shelves that are usually fixed but that you can take with you when you move to a new house compare fixture
  3. 3an occasion when you try on a piece of clothing that is being made for you to see if it fits to have a fitting for a wedding dress
  4. Extra examples Our bathroom fittings are easy to install. The room still has the original fixtures and fittings. a fitting used to join copper pipe
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: fitting