HyperDic: fitness

English > 3 senses of the word fitness:
NOUNattributefitness, fittingnessthe quality of being suitable
statefitness, physical fitnessgood physical condition
attributefitnessthe quality of being qualified
fitness > pronunciation
Soundsfih'tnahs
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > fitness: 3 senses > noun 1, attribute
MeaningThe quality of being suitable.
Example"they had to prove their fitness for the position"
Synonymfittingness
Narrowerhabitability, habitablenesssuitability for living in or on
qualification, makingAn attribute that must be met or complied with and that fits a person for something
Broadersuitability, suitablenessThe quality of having the properties that are right for a specific purpose
OppositeunfitnessThe quality of not being suitable
Spanishidoneidad
Catalanidoneïtat
Adjectivesfitmeeting adequate standards for a purpose
fit(usually followed by 'to' or 'for') on the point of or strongly disposed
English > fitness: 3 senses > noun 2, state
MeaningGood physical condition; being in shape or in condition.
Synonymphysical fitness
NarrowerfettleA state of fitness and good health
Broadercondition, shapeThe state of (good) health (especially in the phrases 'in condition' or 'in shape' or 'out of condition' or 'out of shape')
Oppositeunfitness, softnessPoor physical condition
Spanishbuena forma física, buena forma, buen estado físico, forma
Catalanbona forma física, bon estat físic, forma física, forma
English > fitness: 3 senses > noun 3, attribute
MeaningThe quality of being qualified.
Broadercompetence, competencyThe quality of being adequately or well qualified physically and intellectually
Spanishpreparación física
Catalanpreparació física
Adjectivesfitphysically and mentally sound or healthy

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