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fitted

[ fit-id ]
/ ˈfɪt ɪd /
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verb
simple past tense and past participle of fit1.
adjective
made so as to follow closely the contours of a form or shape: fitted clothes; fitted sheets.

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Origin of fitted

First recorded in 1730–40; fit1 + -ed2

usage note for fitted

See fit1.

OTHER WORDS FROM fitted

fit·ted·ness, nounun·fit·ted, adjectivewell-fitted, adjective

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH fitted

fit, fitted (see usage note at fit1)
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How to use fitted in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for fitted

fitted
/ (ˈfɪtɪd) /

adjective
designed for excellent fita fitted suit
(of a carpet) cut, sewn, or otherwise adapted to cover a floor completely
  1. (of furniture) built to fit a particular spacea fitted cupboard
  2. (of a room) equipped with fitted furniturea fitted kitchen
(of sheets) having ends that are elasticated and shaped to fit tightly over a mattress
having accessory parts
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