Definition of Outfitting

1. Noun. The act of renovating and fitting out a ship.

Generic synonyms: Armament, Arming, Equipping
Specialized synonyms: Refit
Derivative terms: Outfit



Definition of Outfitting

1. Verb. (present participle of outfit) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Outfitting

1. outfit [v] - See also: outfit

Lexicographical Neighbors of Outfitting

outfinesses
outfinessing
outfired
outfires
outfiring
outfish
outfished
outfishes
outfishing
outfit
outfits
outfitted
outfitter
outfitters
outfitting (current term)
outflank
outflanked
outflanking
outflanks
outflash
outflatter
outflattered
outflattering
outflatters
outfleme
outflew
outflies
outfling
outflinging

Literary usage of Outfitting

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Weekly Reporter by Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords, Great Britain. Privy Council, Great Britain. Supreme Court of Judicature (1890)
"The plaintiff brought an action to restrain the defendants from carrying on the business of ladies' outfitting. It appeared from the evidence that the ..."

2. Federal Income Tax Problems --1922 by Emerson Emanuel Rossmoore (1922)
"PROBLEM 84 Illustrating Deductions from Gross Income—Advertising Expense—outfitting Baseball Team FACTS: Fred Yankey is a manufacturer of plumbing supplies ..."

3. The Rocky Mountain Saints: A Full and Complete History of the Mormons, from by Thomas B. H. Stenhouse (1873)
"... for emigrating the Poor—outfitting in Iowa City—Organizing the Company—Journey through Iowa—The Elders prophesy a Successful Journey—Brother Savage ..."

4. Frémont and '49: The Story of a Remarkable Career and Its Relation to the by Frederick Samuel Dellenbaugh (1914)
"... AND FORT LARAMIE The Lure of Free Land—Fremont's First Expedition—Kit Carson, Paragon of Mountaineers—outfitting at ..."

5. Report of the Commission Appointed by the President to Investigate the by Grenville Mellen Dodge (1899)
"constantly in store to secure the prompt outfitting of any force that may reasonably be expected to be suddenly called out. 2. That the shops at the various ..."

6. The Flowing Road: Adventuring on the Great Rivers of South America by Caspar Whitney (1912)
"... CHAPTER XIX outfitting FOR JUNGLE TRAVEL It is a rash man who waxeth didactic on the subject of camp equipment. The wise wilderness traveller, ..."

7. Canadian Wilds: Tells about the Hudson's Bay Company, Northern Indians and by Martin Hunter (1907)
"outfitting INDIANS. In these days of keen opposition it is only at the remote inland posts that we can supply the Indians with system; that is, ..."

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