verb (used with object), equipped, equipping.
to furnish or provide with whatever is needed for use or for any undertaking; fit out, as a ship or army:
They spent several thousand dollars to equip their boat.
to dress; array:
He equipped himself in all his finery.
to furnish with intellectual or emotional resources; prepare:
Education and travel have equipped her to deal with all sorts of people.
verb (transitive) equips, equipping, equipped
to furnish with (necessary supplies, etc)
(usually passive) to provide with abilities, understanding, etc: her son was never equipped to be a scholar
to dress out; attire
verb (transitive) -quips, -quipping, -quipped 1. to furnish (someone or something) with new supplies, equipment, etc
verb (used without object) 1. to burst forth: Molten lava erupted from the top of the volcano. Synonyms: vent. 2. (of a volcano, geyser, etc.) to eject matter. 3. to break out of a pent-up state, usually in a sudden and violent manner: Words of anger erupted from her. 4. to break out in a […]
verb (used with object), Scot. and North England. 1. to cure, smoke, or dry (meat or fish). verb (used without object), Scot. and North England. 1. (of a horse) to stop or refuse to go; balk. verb 1. (intransitive) (Northern English, dialect) (esp of horses) to be noisily uncooperative
verb (used with object) 1. to found, institute, build, or bring into being on a firm or stable basis: to establish a university; to establish a medical practice. 2. to install or settle in a position, place, business, etc.: to establish one’s child in business. 3. to show to be valid or true; prove: to […]