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Everyone collapsed in fits of laughter.
When his sneezing fit was over, Milton resumed lecturing.
When buying a backpack, it is important to get a good fit.
You can adjust the width of the boot to get a better fit.
The sofa will go in here, but it's a tight fit.
There was a good fit between the managers' goals and the staff.
Efforts at reform seem to come in fits and starts.
We'd better clear up before Mary arrives. She'll have a fit otherwise.
Mom was in fits because dad had ironed everything, even the socks.
This is the American English definition of fit. View British English definition of fit.
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