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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.

outfitter

(ˈaʊtˌfɪtə)
n
1. a shop that sells men's clothes
2. a person who provides outfits
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.outfitter - someone who sells men's clothes
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
garment worker, garmentmaker, garment-worker - a person who makes garments
2.outfitter - a shop that provides equipment for some specific purpose; "an outfitter provided everything needed for the safari"
shop, store - a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services; "he bought it at a shop on Cape Cod"

outfitter

noun (Old-fashioned) clothier, tailor, couturier, dressmaker, seamstress, haberdasher (U.S.), costumier, garment maker, modiste J. Hepworth, the men's outfitter
Translations

outfitter

[ˈaʊtfɪtəʳ] Ncamisero m
gentlemen's outfitter's (= shop) → tienda f de ropa para caballero
sports outfitter's (= shop) → tienda f de artículos deportivos

outfitter

[ˈaʊtfɪtər] n (British) "(gent's) outfitters" → "confection f pour hommes"

outfitter

n (of ships)Ausrüster m; gentlemen’s outfitter’sHerrenausstatter m; sports outfitter’sSport(artikel)geschäft nt

outfitter

[ˈaʊtˌfɪtəʳ] n "(gent's) outfitters" (Brit) → "confezioni mpl da uomo"
sports outfitter's → negozio di articoli sportivi
References in classic literature ?
She was always a fair needlewoman, and she keeps the stockroom of a seaman's outfitter.
The tailor's tab is on the neck--'Neal, Outfitter, Vermissa, U.
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10 April 2014 - Connecticut US-based GE Capital Retail Bank (NYSE: GE) said it has inked a long-term extension of its agreement with specialty retailer American Eagle Outfitters Inc (NYSE: AEO) to continue providing private label credit card programmes for online mobile app and store purchases made at any of the 856 American Eagle Outfitter and 115 Aerie locations across the US.
AS AN OUTFITTER AND GUIDE in Colorado, I am constantly amazed at how ill-prepared N4 some people are that show St, up at my camp.
The outfitter was incompetent, his guides completely unqualified and the entire week-long, $7,000 Newfoundland moose and caribou bowhunt was a total bust.
has organized the "Labatt Blue Outfitter Tour" to run through the end of this summer.
Try the fly shops, outfitters, fishing lodges and the regional guide and outfitter associations, if any are available.
When an outfitter hosting 20 members of the public floats by a riverside mine, he should use the opportunity to put the operation in an historical, positive context.
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Outfitter members pay an annual fee, plus donate a hunt every five years for their disabled hunting program and member giveaways.