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fittingness Explained

Fittingness at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Fitting \Fit"ting\, a.
Fit; appropriate; suitable; proper. -- {Fit"ting*ly}, adv. --
{Fit"ting*ness}, n. --Jer. Taylor.

fittingness at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

fittingness
n : the condition of being suitable; "they had to prove their
fitness for the position" [syn: {fitness}] [ant: {unfitness}]

fittingness at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Inter: suffix » fitting|ness

Noun

Inter: en-noun » -
  • The state or condition of being fitting; suitability.
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    |passage=He may neither judge the fittingness of society’s death sentence nor dictate our actions — even to express his remorse, however heartfelt.
    Translation: et » fittingness