There are 3 main translations of fit in Italian:

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fit 1

British English: /fɪt/
American English: /fɪt/

adjective

  • 1 (person)
    (in trim)
    (not ill)
    in buona salute
    you're looking fit and well! to keep, feel fit
    tenersi, sentirsi in forma
    to get fit
    riacquistare la forma
  • 2 (suitable, appropriate) See examples:to be fit company for
    essere una buona o la giusta compagnia per
    it's not a fit time to do
    non è il momento adatto o giusto per fare
    to be fit for
    (worthy of) (person, hero, king)
    (capable of)
    essere idoneo o adatto a
    (job)
    essere adatto a
    (role)
    a land fit for heroes
    una terra degna degli eroi
    to be only fit for the bin
    essere buono per la pattumiera
    to be fit for nothing fit for human consumption
    adatto all'alimentazione umana
    not fit for swimming to be fit to do
    (worthy of)
    essere degno di fare
    (in a condition to)
    essere in condizione, in grado di fare
    (qualified to)
    essere adatto, idoneo a fare
    he's not fit to live
    non è degno di vivere
    to be fit to drive to be fit to govern
    essere capace di governare o essere adatto al governo
    fit to drink fit to eat
    buono da mangiare o commestibile
    fit to live in I'm not fit to be seen! to see o think fit to do
    ritenere giusto o opportuno fare
    do as you see o think fit
    faccia come crede o come le sembra opportuno
    when you see o think fit
    quando ti sembra il momento giusto
    to be in no fit state to do
    non essere in condizione o in grado di fare
    it is fit that [formal]
    è opportuno, giusto che
  • 3
    (British English) [informal] (sexually attractive)

adverb

[informal]
  • (in emphatic phrases) See examples:to laugh fit to burst
    ridere a crepapelle o scoppiare dal ridere
    to cry fit to burst, to break your heart
    piangere come una vite tagliata o da spezzare il cuore
    to be fit to drop

noun

  • (of garment) See examples:to be a good fit
    stare a pennello o essere della taglia giusta
    to be a poor fit
    non essere della misura giusta
    to be a tight fit
    essere stretto

transitive verb pass. fitted fit (American English) p.pass. fitted

  • 1 (be the right size)
    (garment)
    andare bene a, essere della taglia di
    (shoe)
    essere della misura di
    (object) (top, surface)
    andare (bene) in
    (envelope, space)
    that dress doesn't fit me the key fits this lock, this box
    la chiave entra nella o va bene per la serratura, apre questa scatola
    to fit size X to Y
    andare bene per le taglie da X a Y
    to fit ages 3 to 5
    andare bene ai bambini dai 3 ai 5 anni
    the jacket doesn't fit me across the shoulders
    la giacca non mi va bene sulle spalle
    “one size fits all”
  • 2 (make or find room for) See examples:to fit something in o into
    mettere qualcosa in, trovare il posto a qualcuno in
    (room, house, car)
    can you fit this on your desk?
    riesci a trovare il posto per questo sulla tua scrivania?
  • 3 (install)
    (lock, door, window, kitchen, shower)
    to have something fitted
    fare montare qualcosa
    to fit A to B, to fit A and B together to fit something into place
    mettere qualcosa correttamente o al posto giusto
    to fit something with
    fornire qualcosa di
    (attachment, lock)
    to be fitted with a radio
    essere fornito di radio o essere equipaggiato con una radio
  • 4to fit somebody for
    provare a qualcuno o prendere le misure a qualcuno per
    (garment, uniform)
    he's being fitted for a suit
    gli stanno prendendo le misure per un abito
    to fit somebody with
    dotare qualcuno di
    (hearing aid, prosthesis, pacemaker)
  • 5 (be compatible with)
    (description, requirements)
    adattarsi a, accordarsi con
    (decor, colour scheme)
    we have no-one fitting that description
    non abbiamo nessuno che corrisponda a quella descrizione
    the punishment should fit the crime to fit the bill
    essere adatto o andare bene
  • 6 (qualify, make suitable) See examples:to fit somebody for, to do
    (experience, qualifications)
    rendere qualcuno idoneo per, a fare
    to be fitted for a role
    essere adatto o idoneo a un ruolo

intransitive verb pass. fitted fit (American English) p.pass. fitted

  • 3 (go into designated place) See examples:to fit inside one another
    andare uno nell'altro
    to fit into a slot
    entrare (perfettamente) in una fessura
    to fit into place
    (part, handle)
    andare a posto
    (cupboard, brick)
    entrare o stare perfettamente
  • 4 [figurative] (tally, correspond) See examples:his story doesn't fit
    la sua storia non combacia o non corrisponde
    something doesn't quite fit here
    qualcosa non quadra qui
    to fit with
    corrispondere a o combaciare con
    (statement, story, facts)
    to fit into
    adattarsi a o accordarsi con
    (ideology, colour scheme)
    it all fits into place!

Phrasal verbs

fit in:

1 fit in 1.1 (key, object) will you all fit in? (to car, room)
ci starete tutti?
these books won't fit in
questi libri non ci stanno tutti
1.2 [figurative] (be in harmony)
inserirsi
with in
andare d'accordo
with con
he doesn't fit in I'll fit in with your plans
concilierò i miei progetti con i tuoi
2 fit [something] in, fit in [something] 2.1 (find room for)
fare stare
(books, objects)
fare entrare
(key)
2.2 (find time for)
(game, meeting, break)
3 fit [somebody] in, fit in [somebody]

fit on:

1 fit on where does it fit on?
dove va questo?
2 fit on(to) [something]
andare su
this part fits on(to) this section
questa parte va su quella sezione
3 fit [something] on
(top, piece)

fit out

fit up:

fit [something] out o up, fit out o up [something] to fit something out as an office
arredare qualcosa da ufficio
to fit somebody out o up with
mettere a qualcuno
(costume, garment, hearing aid)

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fit 2
British English: /fɪt/
American English: /fɪt/

noun

Idioms

by o in fits and starts

a sbalzi, a scatti

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fit 3
British English: /fɪt/
American English: /fɪt/

noun

[archaic] (Literature)

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