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EtymologyEdit

From fit +‎ -ness, 16th century, physical sense from 1935.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /ˈfɪtnəs/
  • Rhymes: -ɪtnəs

NounEdit

fitness (usually uncountable, plural fitnesses)

  1. The condition of being fit, suitable or appropriate.
  2. The cultivation of an attractive and/or healthy physique.
    • 2011 April 11, Phil McNulty, “Liverpool 3 - 0 Man City”, in BBC Sport[1]:
      Carroll has been edging slowly towards full fitness after his expensive arrival from Newcastle United and his partnership with £23m Luis Suarez showed rich promise as Liverpool controlled affairs from start to finish.
  3. (evolutionary theory) An organism's or species' degree of success in finding a mate and producing offspring.
  4. (Britain, slang) The condition of being attractive, fanciable or beautiful.

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FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unadapted borrowing from English fitness.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfitnesː/, [ˈfit̪ne̞s̠ː]
  • Rhymes: -itnesː
  • Hyphenation: fit‧ness

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fitness

  1. fitness (a type of fitness sport)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of fitness (Kotus type 6/paperi, no gradation)
nominative fitness fitnessit
genitive fitnessin fitnessien
fitnesseiden
fitnesseitten
partitive fitnessiä fitnesseitä
fitnessejä
illative fitnessiin fitnesseihin
singular plural
nominative fitness fitnessit
accusative nom. fitness fitnessit
gen. fitnessin
genitive fitnessin fitnessien
fitnesseiden
fitnesseitten
partitive fitnessiä fitnesseitä
fitnessejä
inessive fitnessissä fitnesseissä
elative fitnessistä fitnesseistä
illative fitnessiin fitnesseihin
adessive fitnessillä fitnesseillä
ablative fitnessiltä fitnesseiltä
allative fitnessille fitnesseille
essive fitnessinä fitnesseinä
translative fitnessiksi fitnesseiksi
instructive fitnessein
abessive fitnessittä fitnesseittä
comitative fitnesseineen
Possessive forms of fitness (type paperi)
possessor singular plural
1st person fitnessini fitnessimme
2nd person fitnessisi fitnessinne
3rd person fitnessinsä

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English fitness.

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fitness m (uncountable)

  1. (physical) fitness

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PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English fitness.

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fitness m inan

  1. aerobics or similar physical exercises

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English fitness.

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fitness m (uncountable)

  1. fitness (cultivation of an attractive and healthy physique)
  2. (artificial intelligence) fitness (degree of appropriateness of an answer in a genetic algorithm)

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fitness m (uncountable)

  1. fitness (cultivation of an attractive and healthy physique)