think fit

  • 1 think fit — see/think/fit phrase to decide that something is the best thing to do You often use this expression to refer to decisions or actions that you do not agree with She did not see fit to apologize for her behaviour. The court will deal with the… …

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  • 2 think\ fit — • see fit • think fit v. phr. To decide that an action is necessary, wise, or advisable; choose. Jim asked Dad, what time should I come home after the dance? His father answered, You way do as you see fit. Often used with an infinitive. After… …

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  • 3 think fit — ► see (or think) fit consider it correct or acceptable. Main Entry: ↑fit …

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  • 4 think fit — See: FIT …

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  • 6 think fit (to do something) — see/think ˈfit (to do sth) idiom (formal) to consider it right or acceptable to do sth; to decide or choose to do sth • You must do as you think fit (= but I don t agree with your decision). • The newspaper did not see fit to publish my letter …

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  • 7 see/think fit — ◇ To see fit or think fit to do something is to choose to do it because you think it is right or appropriate. She can spend her money as she sees fit. [=she can spend her money as she chooses] She let him do his job as he thought fit. They might… …

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  • 8 see (or think) fit — consider it correct or acceptable. → fit …

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  • 9 fit — Ⅰ. fit [1] ► ADJECTIVE (fitter, fittest) 1) of a suitable quality, standard, or type to meet the required purpose. 2) in good health, especially through regular physical exercise. 3) (fit to do) informal on the point of doing. 4) …

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  • 10 think — think1 [thiŋk] vt. thought, thinking [< ME thenchen, to think, confused with thinchen, to seem < OE thencan < PGmc * thankjan, to think: for IE base see THANK] 1. to form or have in the mind; conceive [thinking good thoughts] 2. to hold… …

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  • 11 fit — fit1 W2S1 [fıt] v past tense and past participle fitted also fit AmE present participle fitting ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(clothes)¦ 2¦(right size/shape)¦ 3¦(enough space)¦ 4¦(equipment/part)¦ 5¦(match/be suitable)¦ 6 fit somebody fo …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 fit — fit1 [ fıt ] (past tense and past participle fit or fit|ted) verb *** ▸ 1 be right size/shape ▸ 2 about clothes ▸ 3 be suitable/similar ▸ 4 match truth/description ▸ 5 be appropriate for something ▸ 6 measure for clothes etc. ▸ 7 add equipment to …

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  • 13 fit — 1 /fIt/ verb past tense fitted also fit AmE past participle fit 1 RIGHT SIZE (intransitive, transitive not in progressive) to be the right size and shape for someone or something: The dress fits perfectly. | fit sb: The jacket fitted me pretty… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 fit — I UK [fɪt] / US verb Word forms fit : present tense I/you/we/they fit he/she/it fits present participle fitting past tense fitted or fit past participle fitted or fit *** Usage note: In British English, the past tense and past participle is… …

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  • 15 fit*/*/*/ — [fɪt] (past tense and past participle fitted) verb I 1) [I/T] to be small enough or the right size and shape to go somewhere, or to manage to put someone or something in a space I don t think that box will fit.[/ex] The book is small enough to… …

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  • 16 think — think1 /thingk/, v., thought, thinking, adj., n. v.i. 1. to have a conscious mind, to some extent of reasoning, remembering experiences, making rational decisions, etc. 2. to employ one s mind rationally and objectively in evaluating or dealing… …

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  • 17 fit — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 way sth fits/way two things match ADJECTIVE ▪ excellent, good, nice ▪ We need to achieve the best fit between the staff required and the staff available. ▪ correct, exact …

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  • 18 think — v. & n. v. (past and past part. thought) 1 tr. (foll. by that + clause) be of the opinion (we think that they will come). 2 tr. (foll. by that + clause or to + infin.) judge or consider (is thought to be a fraud). 3 intr. exercise the mind… …

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  • 19 fit — I n. emotional reaction 1) to have, throw a fit misc. 2) by fits and starts ( in irregular bursts of activity ) II adj. qualified physically capable 1) physically fit 2) fit for (fit for duty) 3) fit to + inf. (he is not fit to work) 4) to keep… …

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  • 20 fit — 1. adj., v., n., & adv. adj. (fitter, fittest) 1 a (usu. foll. by for, or to + infin.) well adapted or suited. b (foll. by to + infin.) qualified, competent, worthy. c (foll. by for, or to + infin.) in a suitable condition, ready. d (foll. by… …

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