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fitted Line breaks: fit¦ted
Pronunciation: /ˈfɪtɪd/

Definition of fitted in English:


1Made or shaped to fill a space or to cover something closely or exactly: the blouse has a fitted bodice navy-blue fitted sheets
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  • They wore cornflower blue strapless fitted bodices with fishtail shaped skirts and carried hand-tied bouquets of white carnations and pale blue freesia.
  • The bride wore an ivory dress with fitted bodice and straps covered in tiny cream and peach roses and a small trail.
  • The base pin, which seems to be more closely fitted than on earlier examples, showed no tendency to walk forward under recoil.
shaped, contoured, fitting tightly/well;
North American  contour
1.1British (Of a carpet) cut and laid to cover a floor completely.
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  • I then noticed that the hard concrete floor had been covered in a grey fitted carpet.
  • You spend 9 months planning a bank robbery, manage to crack the combination lock on the fifth attempt, but can't open the door because it catches on the fitted carpet.
  • The fitted carpet revival starts right here, right now.
1.2chiefly British (Of furniture) built to be fixed into a particular space: a fitted wardrobe
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  • It comprises four rooms, two of which feature wash hand basins and fitted wardrobes, a guest bathroom and a storage area.
  • Upstairs, there are three double guest bedrooms and a blue and white bathroom with fitted furniture and a large corner shower cabinet.
  • There's plenty of space for luggage under the beds and in the fitted wardrobe where, ominous but comforting, you'll also find two lifejackets.
1.3chiefly British (Of a room) equipped with matching units of fitted furniture: a fitted kitchen
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  • The kitchen area is fully fitted, with breakfast counter, and has utility with bathroom and electric shower off.
  • Now derelict, the stone property has planning permission to be restored as a four-bedroom home, with one bathroom, two sitting rooms, a dining room and a fitted kitchen.
  • All units come with fully fitted kitchens and gas-fired central heating.
2Attached to or provided with a particular component or article: a piping bag fitted with a star nozzle
3 (fitted for/to do) Having the appropriate qualities or skills to do something: I don’t think he was fitted for the job
suited, well suited, right, suitable, ideal;
equipped, fit, appropriate
informal cut out
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