Fit·ness, n. The state or quality of being fit; as, the fitness of measures or laws; a person's fitness for office.
n 1: the condition of being suitable; "they had to prove their
fitness for the position" [syn: fittingness] [ant: unfitness]
2: good physical condition; being in shape or in condition
[syn: physical fitness, good shape, good condition]
3: fitness to traverse the seas [syn: seaworthiness]
4: the quality of being qualified