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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 E·quip v. t. [imp. & p. p. Equipped p. pr. & vb. n. Equipping.]
 1. To furnish for service, or against a need or exigency; to fit out; to supply with whatever is necessary to efficient action in any way; to provide with arms or an armament, stores, munitions, rigging, etc.; -- said esp. of ships and of troops.
    Gave orders for equipping a considerable fleet.   --Ludlow.
 2. To dress up; to array; accouter.
    The country are led astray in following the town, and equipped in a ridiculous habit, when they fancy themselves in the height of the mode.   --Addison.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: provide with (something) usually for a specific purpose;
           "The expedition was equipped with proper clothing, food,
           and other necessities" [syn: fit, fit out, outfit]
      2: provide with abilities or understanding; "She was never
         equipped to be a dancer"
      [also: equipping, equipped]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: provided or fitted out with what is necessary or useful or
             appropriate; "a well equipped playground"; "a ship
             equipped with every mechanical aid to navigation"
             [syn: equipt] [ant: unequipped]
      2: provided with whatever is necessary for a purpose (as
         furniture or equipment or authority); "a furnished
         apartment"; "a completely furnished toolbox" [syn: furnished]
         [ant: unfurnished]
      3: furnished with all equipment needed for voyaging [syn: fitted
      4: prepared with proper equipment; "equipped for service in the
         Arctic" [syn: fitted out(p)]
      5: carrying weapons [syn: weaponed]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      See equip