Definition of fitter in English:

fitter

Syllabification: fit·ter
Pronunciation: /ˈfitər
 
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noun

  • 1A person who puts together or installs machinery, engine parts, or other equipment: a pipe fitter
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    • Those detained included an accountant, a builder, a window fitter and a machine operator.
    • He is a machine fitter and has been helping the British Engineers bring the power station back on line.
    • Planned action by steel erectors, pipe fitters and welders to hit construction work on high-profile sites for this week has been called off after employers rushed to negotiate a deal.
  • 2A person who supervises the cutting, fitting, or alteration of garments or shoes.
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    • Also inform the shoe fitter of any previous injuries you might have had, as this could affect the type of shoe suitable to you.
    • Every woman I've ever spoken to on the subject has had nothing but praise for their fitters and assistants.
    • Two-thirds of the fitters recommended bras with the wrong underwire shape, according to the report.

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