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German translation of 'fitting'

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fitting

[ˈfɪtɪŋ ]
adjective
passend
[punishment, reward] angemessen
noun
1. 
(of clothes) Anprobe f
(putting on) Anbringen nt
(of tyre, lock) Montage f
(putting in) Einbau m
(furnishing) Ausstatten nt
2.  (part) Zubehörteil nt
fittings Ausstattung f; (furniture also) Einrichtung f; (pipes) Installation f
bathroom/office fittings Badezimmer-/Büroeinrichtung f
electrical fittings Elektroinstallationen npl

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Example Sentences Including 'fitting'

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Business is booming for the specialist in building and fitting out data centres for the IT industry.
Times, Sunday Times (2011)
It had antique fittings, which sold for a few thousand.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The knot garden seems rather fitting for this old romantic.
Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It seems fitting to talk about benefits first.
Computing (2010)
In his fitting tribute to these courageous men.
Eaton, John P & Haas, Charles A Titanic - Destination disaster (1987)
Tracks are sold with the necessary fixtures and fittings.
Churchill, Jane (ed.) Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)
Consider fitting an antique Venetian mirror on a mirrored bathroom wall.
Times, Sunday Times (2017)
It was a fitting end for a brutal, mighty king.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
It was a fitting finale for a night of ramshackle invention.
Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Spring is historically the peak season for buying a home and fitting a new kitchen or bathroom.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The bespoke furniture and fittings in each flat are worth'in the region of half a million '.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The fittings are part of their history.
Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The funeral was a fitting tribute to a wonderful man but it has lost me my family.
The Sun (2016)
The kitchen and bathroom fittings are polished but slightly disappointing in an otherwise impressive scheme.
Times, Sunday Times (2006)
This triumphant production was a sell-out and a fitting finale to his operatic career.
Times, Sunday Times (2011)
You may also want to buy new fittings for the bathroom.
Times, Sunday Times (2009)
It really was a fitting end to an entertaining tie.
The Sun (2017)
Not a fitting way to end this enthralling affair but still the right result.
Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Victory would be a fitting end to his year should he decide against joining the tour on security grounds.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Its tiled walls, brass fittings and chequered floor give it period charm.
Times, Sunday Times (2007)
It is altogether fitting and proper that we should do this.
The Sun (2013)
The company will spend 10m fitting out each store.
Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The inconclusive finding was perhaps fitting for a man whose dealings in life were always opaque.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
This beautiful book is a fitting tribute that any film buff will devour.
The Sun (2017)
But complete with all its fittings and ancillary buildings, it could be viewed as a social document that would provide an educational resource for Bristol.
Times, Sunday Times (2010)
But perhaps it is fitting that such a scheme be adopted by the most barbaric regime in the world.
Times, Sunday Times (2015)
It is perhaps fitting that The Shard experience gets better the higher you rise.
Times, Sunday Times (2012)
They confound our sense of what is right and fitting.
Times, Sunday Times (2012)
But this is especially true when the particular instance of decline does not seem right or fitting.
Pearson, Althea Growing Through Loss and Grief (1994)
Perhaps it is fitting to end with a puzzle.
Richard Fortey THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)
The difficulty here is in matching the size of the fittings.
Freeman, Michael Collins Complete Guide to Photography (1993)

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'fitting' in Other Languages

British English: fitting NOUN
A fitting is one of the smaller parts on the outside of a piece of equipment or furniture, for example a handle or a tap.
...brass light fittings.
  • American English: fitting
  • Brazilian Portuguese: prova
  • Chinese: > 配件设备、家具等的
  • European Spanish: accesorio
  • French: élément
  • German: Zubehörteil
  • Italian: accessorio
  • Japanese: 取付け部品
  • Korean: > 부속품기구나 가구의
  • European Portuguese: prova
  • Latin American Spanish: accesorio

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