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1. retrofit

noun. ['ˈrɛtroʊˌfɪt'] a component or accessory added to something after it has been manufactured.

Synonyms

  • constituent
  • component

Antonyms

  • disorder
  • winterize
  • summerize

Etymology

  • refit (English)
  • retro- (English)

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Words that Rhyme with Retrofit

  • counterfeit
  • counterfeit
  • misfit
  • outfit
  • proudfit

Example sentences of the word retrofit


1. Noun, singular or mass
Place the retrofit box face down against the drywall, precisely where you plan to install it.

2. Verb, base form
The engine needing the least work to retrofit is the Triumph GT6, or the Triumph TR6.

3. Adjective
Epoxy-anchoring is a retrofit installation method.

2. retrofit

verb. ['ˈrɛtroʊˌfɪt'] substitute new or modernized parts or equipment for older ones.

Synonyms

  • modernise
  • modernize

Antonyms

  • disjoin
  • disorganise
  • disorganize

Etymology

  • refit (English)
  • retro- (English)

3. retrofit

verb. ['ˈrɛtroʊˌfɪt'] provide with parts, devices, or equipment not available or in use at the time of the original manufacture.

Synonyms

  • provide
  • render
  • furnish

Antonyms

  • block
  • recall
  • freeze
  • demand

Etymology

  • refit (English)
  • retro- (English)

4. retrofit

noun. ['ˈrɛtroʊˌfɪt'] the act of adding a component or accessory to something that did not have it when it was manufactured.

Antonyms

  • lose

Etymology

  • refit (English)
  • retro- (English)

5. retrofit

verb. ['ˈrɛtroʊˌfɪt'] fit in or on an existing structure, such as an older house.

Synonyms

  • install
  • put in
  • set up

Antonyms

  • close
  • abolish
  • kern
  • take

Etymology

  • refit (English)
  • retro- (English)
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