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fitter

Pronunciation: /ˈfɪtər; ˈfɪtə(r)/

Translation of fitter in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1 [Clothing/Indumentaria] probador, (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • 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.
  • 2 [Technology/Tecnología] (mechanic — in garage) mecánico, (masculine, feminine); (— in car industry, shipbuilding) operario, (masculine, feminine); (plumber) plomero, (masculine, feminine) (Latin America/América Latina) , fontanero, (masculine, feminine) (Spain/España) , gásfiter (masculine and feminine) (Chile) , gasfitero, (masculine, feminine) (Peru/Perú) ; (not specialized) (especially British English/especialmente inglés británico) obrero, (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • 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.

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