a sudden flurry of activity (often for no obvious reason); "a burst of applause"; "a fit of housecleaning"
the manner in which something fits; "I admired the fit of her coat"
insert or adjust several objects or people; "Can you fit the toy into the box?"; "This man can't fit himself into our work environment"
a sudden uncontrollable attack; "a paroxysm of giggling"; "a fit of coughing"; "convulsions of laughter"
make fit; "fit a dress"; "He fitted other pieces of paper to his cut-out"
a display of bad temper; "he had a fit"; "she threw a tantrum"; "he made a scene"
physically and mentally sound or healthy; "felt relaxed and fit after their holiday"; "keeps fit with diet and exercise"
make correspond or harmonize; "Match my sweater"
meeting adequate standards for a purpose; "a fit subject for discussion"; "it is fit and proper that you be there"; "water fit to drink"; "fit for duty"; "do as you see fit to"
draw slowly or heavily; "haul stones"; "haul nets"
a soldier of the American Revolution who was hanged as a spy by the British; his last words were supposed to have been `I only regret that I have but one life to give for my country' (1755-1776)
to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means :"She forced him to take a job in the city"; "He squeezed her for information"
exhibiting or restored to vigorous good health; "hale and hearty"; "whole in mind and body"; "a whole person again"
prolific United States writer (1822-1909)
United States astronomer who discovered that sunspots are associated with strong magnetic fields (1868-1938)
large in amount or extent or degree; "it cost a considerable amount"; "a goodly amount"; "received a hefty bonus"; "a respectable sum"; "a tidy sum of money"; "a sizable fortune"
having or indicating good health in body or mind; free from infirmity or disease; "a rosy healthy baby"; "staying fit and healthy"
exercising or showing good judgment; "healthy scepticism"; "a healthy fear of rattlesnakes"; "the healthy attitude of French laws"; "healthy relations between labor and management"; "an intelligent solution"; "a sound approach to the problem"; "sound advice"; "no sound explanation for his decision"
financially secure and functioning well; "a healthy economy"
promoting health; healthful; "a healthy diet"; "clean healthy air"; "plenty of healthy sleep"; "healthy and normal outlets for youthful energy"; "the salubrious mountain air and water"- C.B.Davis; "carrots are good for you"
of places; characterized by order and neatness; free from disorder; "even the barn was shipshape"; "a trim little sailboat"
a person who adapts their views to the prevailing political trends for personal advancement.
adjust (sails on a ship) so that the wind is optimally used
cut down on; make a reduction in; "reduce your daily fat intake"; "The employer wants to cut back health benefits"
cut closely; "trim my beard"
remove the edges from and cut down to the desired size; "pare one's fingernails"; "trim the photograph"; "trim lumber"
cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of; "dress the plants in the garden"
decorate (food), as with parsley or other ornamental foods
cutting down to the desired size or shape
decorate, as with ornaments; "trim the christmas tree"; "trim a shop window"
a decoration or adornment on a garment; "the trimming on a hat"; "the trim on a shirt"