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out·fit

 (out′fĭt′)
n.
1. A set of tools or equipment for a specialized purpose: a welder's outfit. See Synonyms at equipment.
2. A set of clothing, often with accessories: What outfit are you wearing to the party?
3. Informal An association of persons, especially a military unit or a business organization.
4. The act of equipping: the leader's outfit of the expedition.
tr.v. out·fit·ted, out·fit·ting, out·fits
To provide with necessary equipment: This store outfits skiers. See Synonyms at furnish.

out′fit′ter n.

outfit

(ˈaʊtˌfɪt)
n
1. a set of articles or equipment for a particular task, occupation, etc
2. (Clothing & Fashion) a set of clothes, esp a carefully selected one
3. informal any group or association regarded as a cohesive unit, such as a military company, business house, etc
4. the act of fitting out
5. (Historical Terms) Canadian (formerly) the annual shipment of trading goods and supplies sent by a fur company to its trading posts
vb, -fits, -fitting or -fitted
to furnish or be furnished with an outfit, equipment, etc

out•fit

(ˈaʊtˌfɪt)

n., v. -fit•ted, -fit•ting. n.
1. an assemblage of gear for a particular task or role: a cowboy's outfit.
2. a set of usu. harmonious garments and accessories worn together: a new spring outfit.
3. a set of articles for any purpose: a barbecue outfit.
4. a military unit.
5. a business firm engaged in a particular commercial enterprise: a construction outfit.
6. any company, party, or set.
7. the act of equipping for any purpose.
v.t.
8. to furnish with an outfit.
v.i.
9. to furnish oneself with an outfit.
[1755–65]
out′fit`ter, n.

Outfit

 Examples: outfit of clothes; of sails.

outfit


Past participle: outfitted
Gerund: outfitting

Imperative
outfit
outfit
Present
I outfit
you outfit
he/she/it outfits
we outfit
you outfit
they outfit
Preterite
I outfitted
you outfitted
he/she/it outfitted
we outfitted
you outfitted
they outfitted
Present Continuous
I am outfitting
you are outfitting
he/she/it is outfitting
we are outfitting
you are outfitting
they are outfitting
Present Perfect
I have outfitted
you have outfitted
he/she/it has outfitted
we have outfitted
you have outfitted
they have outfitted
Past Continuous
I was outfitting
you were outfitting
he/she/it was outfitting
we were outfitting
you were outfitting
they were outfitting
Past Perfect
I had outfitted
you had outfitted
he/she/it had outfitted
we had outfitted
you had outfitted
they had outfitted
Future
I will outfit
you will outfit
he/she/it will outfit
we will outfit
you will outfit
they will outfit
Future Perfect
I will have outfitted
you will have outfitted
he/she/it will have outfitted
we will have outfitted
you will have outfitted
they will have outfitted
Future Continuous
I will be outfitting
you will be outfitting
he/she/it will be outfitting
we will be outfitting
you will be outfitting
they will be outfitting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been outfitting
you have been outfitting
he/she/it has been outfitting
we have been outfitting
you have been outfitting
they have been outfitting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been outfitting
you will have been outfitting
he/she/it will have been outfitting
we will have been outfitting
you will have been outfitting
they will have been outfitting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been outfitting
you had been outfitting
he/she/it had been outfitting
we had been outfitting
you had been outfitting
they had been outfitting
Conditional
I would outfit
you would outfit
he/she/it would outfit
we would outfit
you would outfit
they would outfit
Past Conditional
I would have outfitted
you would have outfitted
he/she/it would have outfitted
we would have outfitted
you would have outfitted
they would have outfitted
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.outfit - any cohesive unit such as a military company
social unit, unit - an organization regarded as part of a larger social group; "the coach said the offensive unit did a good job"; "after the battle the soldier had trouble rejoining his unit"
2.outfit - a set of clothing (with accessories)outfit - a set of clothing (with accessories); "his getup was exceedingly elegant"
attire, garb, dress - clothing of a distinctive style or for a particular occasion; "formal attire"; "battle dress"
bib-and-tucker - an attractive outfit; "she wore her best bib-and-tucker"
ensemble - a coordinated outfit (set of clothing)
playsuit - a sports outfit for women or children; usually consists of shorts and a blouse
trousseau - the personal outfit of a bride; clothes and accessories and linens
3.outfit - gear consisting of a set of articles or tools for a specified purpose
carpenter's kit, tool kit - a set of carpenter's tools
first-aid kit - kit consisting of a set of bandages and medicines for giving first aid
appurtenance, paraphernalia, gear - equipment consisting of miscellaneous articles needed for a particular operation or sport etc.
layette - kit consisting of a complete outfit (clothing and accessories) for a new baby
mess kit - kit containing a metal dish and eating utensils; used by soldiers and campers
sewing kit - a kit of articles used in sewing
Verb1.outfit - provide with (something) usually for a specific purpose; "The expedition was equipped with proper clothing, food, and other necessities"
rig, set up, set - equip with sails or masts; "rig a ship"
mechanise, mechanize, motorise, motorize - equip with armed and armored motor vehicles; "mechanize armies"
fuse - equip with a fuse; provide with a fuse
collar - furnish with a collar; "collar the dog"
spur - equip with spurs; "spur horses"
fin - equip (a car) with fins
motorize - equip with a motor; "motorized scooters are now the rage"
motorize - equip with a motor vehicle; "The police around here are not motorized and patrol the streets on horseback"
furnish, provide, supply, render - give something useful or necessary to; "We provided the room with an electrical heater"
stock - equip with a stock; "stock a rifle"
horseshoe - equip (a horse) with a horseshoe or horseshoes
turn out - outfit or equip, as with accessories; "The actors were turned out lavishly"
instrument - equip with instruments for measuring, recording, or controlling
muzzle - fit with a muzzle; "muzzle the dog to prevent it from biting strangers"
kit, kit out, kit up - supply with a set of articles or tools
appoint - furnish; "a beautifully appointed house"
re-equip, rejig - re-equip a factory or plant
refit - fit out again
armor, armour - equip with armor
accouter, accoutre - provide with military equipment
wire - provide with electrical circuits; "wire the addition to the house"
shaft - equip with a shaft
spar - furnish with spars
stave - furnish with staves; "stave a ladder"
clothe, invest, adorn - furnish with power or authority; of kings or emperors
commission - put into commission; equip for service; of ships

outfit

noun
1. costume, dress, clothes, clothing, suit, gear (informal), get-up (informal), kit, ensemble, apparel, attire, garb, togs (informal), threads (slang), schmutter (slang), rigout (informal) She was wearing an outfit we'd bought the previous day.
2. (Informal) group, company, team, set, party, firm, association, unit, crowd, squad, organization, crew, gang, corps, dream team, setup (informal), galère (French) He works for a private security outfit.
verb
1. equip, stock, supply, turn out, appoint, provision, furnish, fit out, deck out, kit out, fit up, accoutre Homes can be outfitted with security lights for a few hundred dollars.
2. dress, clothe, attire, deck out, kit out, rig out The travel company outfitted their staff in coloured jerseys.

outfit

noun
1. Things needed for a task, journey, or other purpose:
accouterment (often used in plural), apparatus, equipment, gear, material (used in plural), materiel, paraphernalia, rig, tackle, thing (used in plural), turnout.
2. A set or style of clothing:
costume, dress, garb, guise, habiliment (often used in plural), turnout.
Informal: getup, rig.
3. Informal. A commercial organization:
verb
To supply what is needed for some activity or purpose:
Translations
بَدْلَةٌبَدْلَه
oděv
tøj
asu
odjeća
klæînaîur
衣装一式
의상
įrankiai
tērps, ietērps
oblekaoprema
kläder
เสื้อผ้าทั้งชุด
quần áo

outfit

[ˈaʊtfɪt] N
1. (= clothes) → traje m; (= uniform) → uniforme m; (= costume) → conjunto m
a cowboy outfitun traje de vaquero
why are you wearing that outfit?¿por qué te has trajeado así?
2. (= equipment) → equipo m; (= tools) → juego m de herramientas
a complete camper's outfitun equipo completo de campista
3. (= organization) → grupo m, organización f (Mil) → unidad f, cuerpo m
when I joined this outfitcuando vine a formar parte de esta unidad

outfit

[ˈaʊtfɪt]
n
(= clothes) → tenue f
She bought a new outfit for the wedding → Elle a acheté une nouvelle tenue pour le mariage.
sports outfits → des tenues de sport cowboy outfit
(= organization) → boîte f
vt (= fit out) [+ room, building] → équiper

outfit

n
(= clothes)Kleidung f, → Kleider pl; (Fashion) → Ensemble nt; (= fancy dress)Kostüm nt; (= uniform)Uniform f; (of scout)Kluft f; is that a new outfit you’re wearing?hast du dich neu eingekleidet?; she has so many outfitssie hat so viel anzuziehen; her outfits include …ihre Garderobe reicht von …
(= equipment)Ausrüstung f
(inf: = organization) → Laden m (inf), → Verein m (inf); (Mil) → Einheit f, → Truppe f

outfit

[ˈaʊtˌfɪt] n
a. (clothes) → completo; (for sports) → tenuta; (for dressing up) → costume m
b. (equipment) → attrezzatura
c. (fam) (organization) → organizzazione f

outfit

(ˈautfit) noun
a set of clothes, especially for a particular occasion. a wedding outfit.

outfit

بَدْلَةٌ oděv tøj Outfit ρουχισμός conjunto asu tenue odjeća completo 衣装一式 의상 kledij antrekk wyposażenie vestuário наряд kläder เสื้อผ้าทั้งชุด kılık quần áo 配备

outfit

n. traje, equipo, habilitación.
References in classic literature ?
I'm sure it's the least I can do when you have been so kind, lending me things and helping me get ready," said Meg, glancing round the room at the very simple outfit, which seemed nearly perfect in their eyes.
I make it my business to outfit traveling parties, either for business, pleasure or scientific matters.
He had come to purchase a wedding gift for his daughter, Janet, and an outfit for himself in which he might make a creditable appearance at her marriage.
If Jurgis lost only his time, it was because he had nothing else to lose; whenever a smooth-tongued agent would tell him of the wonderful positions he had on hand, he could only shake his head sorrowfully and say that he had not the necessary dollar to deposit; when it was explained to him what "big money" he and all his family could make by coloring photographs, he could only promise to come in again when he had two dollars to invest in the outfit.
Saying these words, she had tied and buttoned on the child's simple outfit, and, taking him in her arms, she whispered to him to be very still; and, opening a door in her room which led into the outer verandah, she glided noiselessly out.
It was as sweet an outfit as ever I saw, what there was of it.
They are the most striking and lovely part of their outfit - a halo don't BEGIN.
Wilson's got a scheme for driving plain window glass panes out of the market by decorating it with greasy finger marks, and getting rich by selling it at famine prices to the crowned heads over in Europe to outfit their palaces with.
The more Tom stared at the splendid marvel, the higher he turned up his nose at his finery and the shabbier and shabbier his own outfit seemed to him to grow.
She tried to add some commonplace phrases of explanation, accounting as probably as might be for the absence of the usual wedding outfit and wedding-dress.
My aunt took so kindly to the notion, that some ready-made clothes, which were purchased for me that afternoon, were marked 'Trotwood Copperfield', in her own handwriting, and in indelible marking-ink, before I put them on; and it was settled that all the other clothes which were ordered to be made for me (a complete outfit was bespoke that afternoon) should be marked in the same way.
After this memorable event, I went to the hatter's, and the bootmaker's, and the hosier's, and felt rather like Mother Hubbard's dog whose outfit required the services of so many trades.