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1 any cohesive unit such as a military company
2 a set of clothing (with accessories); "his getup was exceedingly elegant" [syn: getup, rig, turnout]
3 gear consisting of a set of articles or tools for a specified purpose [syn: kit] v : provide with (something) usually for a specific purpose; "The expedition was equipped with proper clothing, food, and other necessities" [syn: equip, fit, fit out] [also: outfitting, outfitted]

User Contributed Dictionary



  1. A set of clothing (with accessories).
    She wore a fashionable outfit with matching purse and shoes.
  2. gear consisting of a set of articles or tools for a specified purpose
  3. Any cohesive group of people; a unit; such as a military company.
  4. A business or firm.
    Should we buy it here, or do you think the outfit across town will have a better deal?




  1. To provide with, usually for a specific purpose.
    "The expedition was outfitted with proper clothing, food, and other necessities"



Extensive Definition

The Outfit may refer to the following:

See also

outfit in German: Outfit
outfit in French: The Outfit

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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