ill-fitting


ill-fitting
adj.
Ill-fitting is used with these nouns: ↑clothes, ↑dentures, ↑suit, ↑window

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • ill-fitting — adj ill fitting clothes do not fit the person who is wearing them ≠ well fitting ▪ Many children have problems with their feet, caused by ill fitting shoes …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • ill-fitting — ill fit·ting (ĭlʹfĭtʹĭng) adj. 1. Not fitting well or correctly: ill fitting trousers. 2. Unsuitable or inappropriate: ill fitting levity. * * * …   Universalium

  • ill-fitting — adj. Fitting poorly; not the proper size and cut; of clothing. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ill-fitting — adjective FORMAL ill fitting clothes are the wrong size for the person wearing them …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • ill-fitting — adjective not the right size or shape • Similar to: ↑uncomfortable * * * ill fitting UK US adjective formal ill fitting clothes are the wrong size for the person wearing them Thesaurus: words used to describe clotheshyponym * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • ill-fitting — /ɪl ˈfɪtɪŋ/ (say il fiting) adjective 1. fitting badly: an ill fitting suit. 2. inappropriate or unbecoming: such ill fitting shock tactics …   Australian English dictionary

  • ill-fitting — ADJ: ADJ n An ill fitting piece of clothing does not fit the person who is wearing it properly. He wore an ill fitting green corduroy suit …   English dictionary

  • ill-fitting — UK / US adjective formal ill fitting clothes are the wrong size for the person wearing them …   English dictionary

  • ˌill-ˈfitting — adj formal ill fitting clothes are the wrong size for the person wearing them …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • ill-fitting —   Kūpono ole, aluhe e, ewa; ope alu (as clothes) …   English-Hawaiian dictionary


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