Fit as a butcher's dog - Someone who's very healthy, fit or physically attractive is as fit as a butcher's dog.
Fit as a fiddle - If you are fit as a fiddle, you are in perfect health.
Fit for a king - If something is fit for a king, it is of the very highest quality or standard.
Fit like a glove - If something fits like a glove, it is suitable or the right size.
Fit of pique - If someone reacts badly because their pride is hurt, this is a fit of pique.
Fit the bill - If something fits the bill, it is what is required for the task.
Fit to be tied - If someone is fit to be tied, they are extremely angry.
If the cap fits, wear it - This idiom means that if the description is correct, then it is describing the truth, often when someone is being criticised.('If the shoe fits, wear it' is an alternative)
If the shoe fits, wear it - This is used to suggest that something that has been said might apply to a person.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. fit, fyt,; cf. E. feat, neat, elegant, well made, or icel. fitja, to web, knit, OD. vitten, to suit, square, Goth. ftjan, to adorn. √77
If a chap gets a headache, or a fit of the colic, it's all up with him.
"The Bertrams" by Anthony Trollope
Fit a large glass flask with a tightly fitting rubber stopper having a short glass tube passing through it.
"Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Nature Study" by Ontario Ministry of Education
She rarely sees fit to mention the names of the people she introduces.
"Elizabeth Hobart at Exeter Hall" by Jean K. Baird
THEIR SIZE, USE, CONTEXTS, AND FITTINGS.
"The Care of Books" by John Willis Clark
This is in no respect an unimportant detail to be seen to in the fitting up and regulation of a violin.
"The Repairing & Restoration of Violins" by Horace Petherick
That flax had been one long series of troublesome worries, to which the total loss was a fittingly tragic end.
"The Wind Before the Dawn" by Dell H. Munger
Cool the patient in the hot fit, and warm him in the cold one.
"Zoonomia, Vol. II" by Erasmus Darwin
He had devoted enormous care to their fit.
"The Rough Road" by William John Locke
It was plain I was not fit for anything but to be let alone, like a weak plant struggling for its existence.
"Daisy" by Elizabeth Wetherell
They were fitted out ready for the field with everything but ammunition.
"The Red Watch" by J. A. Currie
Twist and twine Roses and Lilies,
And little leaves green,
Fit for a queen;
Twist and twine Roses and Lilies.
"Under Rose Arches" by Kate Greenaway
For lo, the way is dark;
Through mist and cloud I grope,
Save for that fitful spark,
The little flame of hope.
"A Hymn" by Paul Laurence Dunbar
"Those shadows in the meadows,
Running a fitful race;
With pleasure once they thrilled me,
But coldly now I gaze."
"Question And Answer" by Mathilde Blind
Then give me a song, thou poet,
A lyric to fit that time
When love shall be one with labour,
And both be held sublime.
"Give Me A Song, Thou Poet" by Alexander Anderson
And look to yonder palace,
With its garden of the rose,
With its groves and silver fountains,
Fit for a king's repose.
"The Sultana's Remonstrance" by Letitia Elizabeth Landon
Maidens, gather not the yew,
Leave the glossy myrtle sleeping;
Any lad was born untrue,
Never a one is fit your weeping.
"Prologue To A Saga" by Dorothy Parker
A free NBA Fit/WNBA Fit Dribble, Dish & Swish Competition is scheduled for Sunday, Nov 20, from 12:30 pm till 2 pm at the Bayonne Ice Rink Gym.
You don't become an AMA National Hare Scrambles Champion without being fit, and Jason Raines is really fit.
The sexy comedienne appeared on the cover of SHAPE in October to give us her take on fitness, fat jeans, and more (in case you're wondering, her fitness routine involves some pretty hilarious dance moves).
Fitness Expert Fitz Koehler shares quick fitness tips each Monday on TV20's Morning Edition.
Get a RAZR-Fit Fairway Wood Free When You Purchase a RAZR-Fit Driver.
To get the 35-inch spare to fit our factory tire hanger, this Zone tire mount adapter was fitted.
Flare-O fittings offer positive sealing and adaptability in a design based on the 37° SAE J514 fitting.
SWIM LESSONS & AQUATICS FITNESS CLASSES Location: YMCA Description: The YMCA will be offering SWIM LESSONS & AQUATICS FITNESS CLASSES – Signups begin Monday, February 8th for members and Monday, February 15th for non members.
Personal Trainer Pamela Hernandez with Thrive Personal Fitness joined KY3's Ozarks Today on Friday morning to give tips on how to save cash and still get fit.
"Consider the holidays a time to maintain fitness, not a time to set new goals or be ambitious," said fitness expert Shirley Archer, author of "Fitness 9 to 5" and "Weight Training for Dummies.
Troubling will be the probable push from other agricultural organizations for a "one size fits all" approach instead of a package of options tailored to fit each commodity covered in the next farm bill.
Geralyn Coopersmith, author of "Fit + Female, The Perfect Fitness and Nutrition Game Plan for Your Unique Body Type," will be the trainer for participants in the "Early Gets Down2Size" series.
The multinational threesome getting ready to set off for the International Space Station on Tuesday fit some fun into a "fit check".
In support of APTA's Fit After 50 campaign, spokesperson Patrice Winter, PT, DPT, MHA, FAAOMPT, blogs on Boomer Café about how she manages to stay active and fit as she nears age 60.
A new North Vancouver fitness company is shaping its reputation as Canada's only fitness camp exclusive to plus-size people.
Fig.6: Fit results for the mirror relative velocity reconstruction.
Finesse and mirror speed measurement for a suspended Fabry-Perot cavity using the ringing effect
Table 1: Fitted values of shifts and average spin values.
Matter Correlations in Branched Polymers
Figure 1: Fit parameters λ and Ri as functions of the input parameters a) for the LUBOEI procedure, b) for the weight method.
Modelling Bose-Einstein effect from asymmetric sources in Monte Carlo generators
Fitted spectra for individual FRIs (light lines) with radio powers in the ranges show.
Radio Galaxy Spectra
Fitted rest-frame spectra for individual FRIIs (light lines) with radio powers in the ranges show.
Radio Galaxy Spectra