fit·​ted | \ ˈfi-təd How to pronounce fitted (audio) \

Definition of fitted

1 : fit, suitable
2 : shaped for a precise fit a fitted sheet especially : shaped to conform to the lines of the body a fitted shirt

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Examples of fitted in a Sentence

He was wearing a fitted shirt. her personality is well fitted to a desk job

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First, place the fitted sheet over your mattress and any of its toppers, making sure all four corners are tucked in well. Lexie Sachs, Good Housekeeping, "How to Make a Bed Like a Professional, According to Bedding Experts," 28 June 2019 David came into this business wearing his Jordans with his fitted tee and Gucci jacket. Jori Epstein, USA TODAY, "Who is David Mulugheta? How 36-year-old son of Eritrean immigrants is changing trajectory for NFL agents," 6 June 2019 Her black Louis Vuitton gown included a lace bottom dotted with shimmering blue, and the fitted top was covered in rhinestones, including tiny stars. Lauren Rearick, Teen Vogue, "Sophie Turner and Maisie Williams Matched at the “Game of Thrones” Red Carpet Premiere," 4 Apr. 2019 The dress was Westwood Couture, complete with a corset that was perfectly fitted to her body. Alexandra Macon, Vogue, "The Bride Wore a Red Lehenga, then a Vivienne Westwood Gown at This Indian-English Wedding," 23 May 2019 There are a handful of options that should fit your needs here and a bunch more fitted shorts here. Casey Johnston, SELF, "Ask a Swole Woman: What Are the Best Pants for Lifting Weights?," 13 Dec. 2018 It's believed that Meghan's dress, by the Australian designer, is based upon an existing design, but recreated with fitted long sleeves. Amy Mackelden, Harper's BAZAAR, "Meghan Markle Looks Positively Angelic as She Arrives in Fiji Wearing a Pearl White Dress," 23 Oct. 2018 That’s a lot of people who don’t want to struggle with fitted sheets ever again. Ann Lien, House Beautiful, "You'll Never Have to Fight to Put on These Clever Fitted Sheets," 3 May 2019 Yes, the same type of videos that helped you learn to fold a fitted sheet, also taught a future king how to put his daughter's hair into a ponytail. Chloe Foussianes, Town & Country, "Prince William Learned How to Put Princess Charlotte's Hair in Ponytail by Watching YouTube Videos," 7 Mar. 2019

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First Known Use of fitted

1652, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of fitted was in 1652

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English Language Learners Definition of fitted

: shaped for a precise fit especially : designed to match the shape of a person's body

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