fit up

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To provide an item that will fit the recipient

The shoemaker will fit you up with an fine pair of boots.

Conspire to incriminate falsely a presumably innocent person

The gun was placed in her car in an effort to frame her.

1. If someone fits another person up, they try to make it seem that that person is responsible for a crime. Mr Stone said inmates who had given evidence were trying to `fit him up' There can never be any legitimate basis for police officers to fit up suspects they `know' to be guilty. = frame see also fit out
{f} equip someone or something with something; make a person who is innocent appear guilty (Slang)
fit up

    Turkish pronunciation

    fît ʌp

    Synonyms

    frame

    Pronunciation

    /ˈfət ˈəp/ /ˈfɪt ˈʌp/

    Etymology

    [ 'fit ] (noun.) before 12th century. Middle English, from Old English fitt; akin to Old Saxon fittea division of a poem, Old High German fizza skein.

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