Definition of fitted in English:



  • 1Made or shaped to fill a space or to cover something closely or exactly.

    ‘the blouse has a fitted bodice’
    ‘navy-blue fitted sheets’
    • ‘The bride wore an ivory gown with a fitted diamanté detailed bodice, a full skirt and train, waist-length veil and diamante tiara.’
    • ‘A fitted washable cover is supplied as a standard accessory and protects the fabric covering the seating area.’
    • ‘I use a fitted sheet because I sleep on a twin futon and the mattress is in two pieces.’
    • ‘Even if you have a fitted boat cover, consider adding a tarp over it to protect the cover from bird droppings or other damage.’
    • ‘If that doesn't ease your pain, try a fitted cushioned seat cover (found in cycling shops and sporting goods stores).’
    • ‘Her dress was simple, with a fitted bodice and short jacket with bell sleeves.’
    • ‘Then place the fitted sheet back on the mattress.’
    • ‘The dashboard is decorated in purple velour and gold braid, protected from dust by a fitted polythene cover.’
    • ‘The sheets had all fallen off the bed and even the fitted sheet was coming off.’
    • ‘It was pure white, with a fitted bodice that flared gently outwards to form the dress.’
    • ‘For 10 bucks extra you could even throw in a fitted sheet.’
    • ‘The bride wore an ivory dress with fitted bodice and straps covered in tiny cream and peach roses and a small trail.’
    • ‘Trembling, she pushed back the covers and found a fitted, but flowing, white gown hung on her thin frame.’
    • ‘Bed-making takes no time with fitted sheets.’
    • ‘No raincoat would really be complete without a nice set of fitted boots to cover the feet of your furry friends!’
    • ‘They wore cornflower blue strapless fitted bodices with fishtail shaped skirts and carried hand-tied bouquets of white carnations and pale blue freesia.’
    • ‘It had a fitted bodice with small, off-the-shoulder sleeves.’
    • ‘‘Cloth diapers come in contoured, prefolded and fitted varieties,’ she says.’
    • ‘The base pin, which seems to be more closely fitted than on earlier examples, showed no tendency to walk forward under recoil.’
    • ‘These patients also received a fitted incontinence cover.’
    shaped, contoured, fitting tightly, fitting well
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    1. 1.1British (of a carpet) cut and laid to cover a floor completely.
      • ‘Other features include gas-fired central heating, wiring for an alarm and newly fitted carpets.’
      • ‘When he bought the car it was said to have had a professionally fitted carpet.’
      • ‘There are also newly fitted carpets and curtains.’
      • ‘I then noticed that the hard concrete floor had been covered in a grey fitted carpet.’
      • ‘The house has double-glazed windows throughout, and fitted curtains and carpets are included in the sale.’
      • ‘Mrs Williams had new carpets fitted last Friday following a flood six weeks ago when most of the downstairs was under three inches of water.’
      • ‘The selling price also includes kitchen appliances and fitted carpets.’
      • ‘It dated back to the 1960s and included wood construction and fitted carpeting.’
      • ‘At best, it could be intimate, but in its current incarnation it oozes suburban cosiness right down to the comfy fitted carpet.’
      • ‘You spend 9 months planning a bank robbery, manage to crack the combination lock on the fifth attempt, but can't open the door because it catches on the fitted carpet.’
      • ‘The price includes existing fitted carpets and blinds.’
      • ‘It admitted that complaints about the vehicles not slowing as expected had prompted a recall in 1998, when incorrectly fitted floor mats beneath the pedals were replaced.’
      • ‘However, I do have fitted carpets and a bathroom suite which, I hate to admit, is not white.’
      • ‘The fitted carpet revival starts right here, right now.’
      • ‘From basics like fitted carpets to luxury electronic gadgetry, I believe modern life is a huge improvement on my childhood.’
      • ‘It's easy to forget that luxuries such as fitted carpets and central heating are comparatively recent.’
      • ‘The two bedrooms both have ornate cornicing, recessed windows and fitted carpets.’
      • ‘Each home has spacious seating areas, fitted carpets, heating, television and a patio area with garden furniture.’
      • ‘The house has recently been replumbed, rewired and damp proofed, and the sale will include all fitted carpets and all light fixtures and fittings.’
      • ‘All 21 bedrooms are en suite and each has fitted carpets and curtains.’
    2. 1.2British (of furniture) built to be fixed into a particular space.
      ‘a fitted wardrobe’
      • ‘There is a spacious bathroom on the return, with part-panelled walls, a claw-foot bath and wall-to-wall fitted closets.’
      • ‘The first room on the left is a long, walk-in cloakroom with fitted shelves and plenty of hanging space.’
      • ‘She let her feet slip out of her shoes and raised them onto the fitted bench across the other side of the table.’
      • ‘The end wall here is lined with fitted wardrobe and clothes storage.’
      • ‘All three have built-in wardrobes, while one of the doubles also has a fitted desk.’
      • ‘Beyond this, the entrance hall features a cloakroom, a fitted bookcase, shelving and a cleverly concealed broom cupboard.’
      • ‘The guest bedroom with a deep, recessed window to the front also benefits from en suite facilities and a fitted wardrobe.’
      • ‘The good sized double has a fireplace and, while there is no fitted storage, there is plenty of space to rectify this.’
      • ‘There is also a fitted wardrobe, study desk, and a broadband internet access point in every bedroom.’
      • ‘The two bedrooms are doubles with fitted wardrobes.’
      • ‘The house is full of fitted cupboards.’
      • ‘Upstairs, there are three double guest bedrooms and a blue and white bathroom with fitted furniture and a large corner shower cabinet.’
      • ‘It needs to be revealed that this elegant bedroom is almost lined with fitted wardrobes.’
      • ‘The bedrooms were graced with new fitted beds with integrated luggage areas, and directly behind the access door were separate toilets and showers with tiled surrounds.’
      • ‘It comprises four rooms, two of which feature wash hand basins and fitted wardrobes, a guest bathroom and a storage area.’
      • ‘The kitchen/breakfast room has an extensive range of pine units, as well as a fitted desk and bench and an integrated hob and oven.’
      • ‘Upstairs the first bedroom includes fitted wardrobes, a window seat with storage space and a wooden floor.’
      • ‘They could decide where the windows went, and where the fitted cupboards would go - and what kind of furnishings and fittings their new home came with.’
      • ‘There are also two double bedrooms, both with fitted wardrobes and one with an impressive carved oak fireplace, and French doors to the garden.’
      • ‘There's plenty of space for luggage under the beds and in the fitted wardrobe where, ominous but comforting, you'll also find two lifejackets.’
      built-in, integral, integrated, incorporated
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    3. 1.3British (of a room) equipped with matching units of fitted furniture.
      ‘a fitted kitchen’
      • ‘Now derelict, the stone property has planning permission to be restored as a four-bedroom home, with one bathroom, two sitting rooms, a dining room and a fitted kitchen.’
      • ‘Each house will come with a fitted kitchen with custom-built units and chrome handles.’
      • ‘All of the two and three bedroom units will have en suites while all of the apartments will feature fitted kitchens with ceramic floor tiling and integrated appliances.’
      • ‘Just off the living room is a fitted kitchen with shaker style units at floor and eye level.’
      • ‘It is a four-bedroom, three bathroom property with spacious rooms and a fitted kitchen.’
      • ‘The units will include fully fitted kitchens with electrical appliances, air conditioning, marble floors and an underground parking space.’
      • ‘The kitchen area is fully fitted, with breakfast counter, and has utility with bathroom and electric shower off.’
      • ‘All units come with fully fitted kitchens and gas-fired central heating.’
      • ‘Standard features include fitted kitchens with Italian floor and wall tiles, fully tiled bathrooms and video security systems.’
      • ‘On the production line every last detail is included in the modules - built-in storage space, a fitted kitchen and a bathroom complete down to taps and tiling.’
      • ‘The ground floor has recently been refurbished to provide new fully fitted kitchens, cold rooms and freezers.’
  • 2Attached to or provided with a particular component or article.

    ‘a piping bag fitted with a star nozzle’
  • 3Having the appropriate qualities or skills to do something.

    ‘I don't think he was fitted for the job’
    suited, well suited, right, suitable, ideal
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