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refit

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verb re·fit \(ˌ)rē-ˈfit\

Definition of refit

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to fit out or supply again

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to obtain repairs or fresh supplies or equipment

Examples of refit in a Sentence

  1. refit a ship for service

  2. They're refitting the building with hardwood floors.

Recent Examples of refit from the Web

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First Known Use of refit

1666


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refit

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noun re·fit \ˈrē-ˌfit, (ˌ)rē-ˈ\

Definition of refit

  1. :  the action of refitting; especially :  a refitting and renovating of a ship

Recent Examples of refit from the Web

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First Known Use of refit

1799


REFIT Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of refit for English Language Learners

  • : to make (something, such as a boat) ready for use again especially by adding new parts


REFIT Defined for Kids

refit

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verb re·fit \ˌrē-ˈfit\

Definition of refit for Students

refitted

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refitting

  1. :  to make ready for use again refit a ship



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