1. [ adjective ] in harmony with the spirit of particular persons or occasion

"We have come to dedicate a portion of that field...It is altogether fitting and proper that we should do this"

Related terms: proper
2. [ adjective ] being precisely fitting and right
Synonyms: meet

"it is only meet that she should be seated first"

Related terms: just
3. [ noun ] making or becoming suitable; adjusting to circumstances
Synonyms: adjustment accommodation
Related terms: improvement shakedown adapt fit adjust accommodate
4. [ noun ] (usually plural) furnishings and equipment (especially for a ship or hotel)
Synonyms: appointment
Related terms: furnishings plural
5. [ noun ] a small and often standardized accessory to a larger system
Related terms: accessory receptacle pipefitting gas_fitting
6. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 15516
7. [ noun ] trying on clothes to see whether they fit
Synonyms: trying_on try-on
Related terms: test fit
Similar spelling:   fittingly