kit: Meaning and Definition of
— n., v., kit•ted, kit•ting.
- a set or collection of tools, supplies, instructional matter, etc., for a specific purpose: a first-aid kit; a sales kit.
- the case for containing these.
- such a case and its contents.
- a set of materials or parts from which something can be assembled: a model car made from a kit.
- a set, lot, or collection of things or persons.
- a wooden tub, pail, etc., usually circular.
- a costume or outfit of clothing, esp. for a specific purpose: ski kit; dancing kit; battle kit.
- the whole lot of persons or things; all of something (often prec. by whole): We took along the whole kit and caboodle in the station wagon.
- to package or make available in a kit: a new model airplane that has just been kitted for the hobbyist.
- to outfit or equip (often fol. by out or up).
- a violin or rebec small enough to be carried in the pocket, used by dancing masters in the 17th and 18th centuries. Also called
- a young fox, beaver, or other small furbearing animal.
- a male given name, form of
- a female given name, form ofor
- kit (Thesaurus)