fit verb

1 right size/type

ADV. neatly, nicely, securely, snugly, tightly, well The pencils fit neatly into this box. | exactly, perfectly The screws fitted the holes exactly. | badly The top of the box fitted badly and some of the contents had spilled out. | easily That chair should fit into the room easily. | together These two pieces of wood fit together to make the base.

VERB + FIT be designed to The waste unit is designed to fit under the sink.

PREP. in, into, onto, over, under, etc. Will this box fit into the cupboard?

2 agree/match

ADV. perfectly

PREP. for Your experience fits you perfectly for the job.