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Meaning of "give a person a fit" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GIVE A PERSON A FIT

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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GIVE A PERSON A FIT

give a bad account of oneself
give a good account of oneself
give a horse its head
give a monkey´s
give a person five
give a person his due
give a person what for
give a toss
give a wide berth to
give as good as one gets
give away
give battle
give birth
give chase
give free rein
give ground
give guard
give head
give hostages to fortune
give in

WORDS THAT END LIKE GIVE A PERSON A FIT

epileptic fit
fainting fit
fighting fit
goodness of fit
have a fit
hissy fit
interference fit
keep fit
press fit
push fit
see fit
shrink fit
sliding fit
strategic fit

Synonyms and antonyms of give a person a fit in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «give a person a fit» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GIVE A PERSON A FIT

Find out the translation of give a person a fit to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of give a person a fit from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «give a person a fit» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

给人一个合适的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

dar a una persona un ajuste
570 millions of speakers

English

give a person a fit
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एक व्यक्ति एक फिट दे
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

يعطي الشخص نوبة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

дать человеку истерику
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

dar a uma pessoa um ajuste
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

একটি ব্যক্তি একটি উপযুক্ত দিতে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

donner à une personne un ajustement
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Memberi seseorang yang sesuai
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

eine Person geben, einen Anfall
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

人にフィット感を与える
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

사람 에게 착용감을 제공
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Menehi wong sing pas
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

cung cấp cho một người phù hợp
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஒரு நபர் ஒரு பொருத்தம் கொடுக்க
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एखाद्याला एक तंदुरुस्त द्या
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Birine fit vermek
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

dare una persona una misura
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

dać osobie dopasowanie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

дати людині істерику
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

da o persoană o potrivire
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

να δώσει ένα πρόσωπο μια τακτοποίηση
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

gee ´n persoon ´n geskikte
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ge en person en passform
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

gi en person en passe
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of give a person a fit

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GIVE A PERSON A FIT»

The term «give a person a fit» is barely ever used and occupies the 212.636 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GIVE A PERSON A FIT»

Discover the use of give a person a fit in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to give a person a fit and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
A Child's Delight
What might give a person a fit of laughter, on the other hand, is the illustrated chart that instructs Japanese men how to dress like Westerners. The Japanese artist didn't intend it as a joke; he is quite serious with his cravats and top hats and ...
‎2003
2
Death Without Weeping: The Violence of Everyday Life in Brazil
It can give a person a fit. It can paralyze you so you can't walk." "Yes, nervos can even kill you," continued Beatrice. "Do men suffer from nervos?" Zefinha replied, " Here on the Alto a lot of men suffer from nerves. They have heart palpitations, ...
Nancy Scheper-Hughes, 1993
3
New Directions in Psychological Anthropology
Biu interjected: "When I suffer a crise de nervos, it gives me an agonia in my heart . It can give a person a fit. It can paralyze you, so you can't walk." "Yes, nervos can even kill you," continued Beatrice. "Do men Hungry bodies, medicine, and the ...
Theodore Schwartz, Geoffrey M. White, Catherine A. Lutz, 1992
4
Reader's Digest Oxford complete wordfinder
5 a capricious impulse; a mood (when the fit was on him), a by (or in) fits and starts spasmodically, give a person a fit colloq. surprise or outrage him or her. have a fit colloq. be greatly surprised or outraged, in fits laughing uncontrollably. [ ME ...
Reader's Digest Association, 1996
5
Year Book
Little gray eyes about the size of a pin's head, which ever and anon twinkle with such vivacity, as almost to give a person a fit of the blues. He has a very delicate nose. Six feet long and two inches broad, added to a slight elevation at the end ...
Dutchess County Historical Society, Poughkeepsie, N.Y., 1946
6
Splendor
'Tis bound to give a person a fit now and again, especially someone who's getting on in years and whose eyes and hearing aren't as sharp as they used to be. Why don't you go to your room and lie down for a bit, dear? And tomorrow, have ...
Catherine Hart, 1993
7
The Sorrows of a Golfer's Wife
In the fallows of the fields lay long strips of water which every now and again gave out a chilly gleam. The weather suited my mood. Nothing could be more depressing, or nicely calculated to give a person a fit of the blues. I dipped my pen in ...
Mrs. Edward Kennard, 1896
8
How to Write & Sell Your First Novel
Offers advice on genre selection, characters, dialogue, plot, writing habits, revision, manuscript submission, agents, contract negotiation, and publicity
Oscar Collier, 1997
9
How to Write Action Adventure Novels
This is certainly a vital book for the mystery writer & those who do war stories, but I wouldn't hesitate to recommend it as a tonic before writing Western, Gothic, space adventure, or quest fantasy.
Michael Newton, 2012
10
Women and the Economic Miracle: Gender and Work in Postwar Japan
These are the people who inhabit the underside of the once-optimistic Brazilian Economic Miracle and who are being left behind in the shaky transition to democracy.
Mary C. Brinton, 1993

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