English: ‘fit’.

A probable addition to Tok Pisin in the 1970s.

(No Mihalic entry)

Modifier forms

  1. athletic-looking, well-conditioned, physically attractive skin tait
    manki / meri i fit stret / fit nating the boy / girl is really attractive looking, has a great build / figure

  1. suited to something, fit for it
    em i fit man long kisim dispela wok he is the right man for the job
    lapun kaukau het i no fit long stap memba moa this old ‘kaukau head’ is unfit to be a Member of Parliament any longer

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