What does Equipment mean?

Definitions for Equipmentɪˈkwɪp mənt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Equipment.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. equipment(noun)

    an instrumentality needed for an undertaking or to perform a service

Wiktionary

  1. equipment(Noun)

    The act of equipping, or the state of being equipped, as for a voyage or expedition.

  2. equipment(Noun)

    Whatever is used in equipping; necessaries for an expedition or voyage; the collective designation for the articles comprising an outfit; equipage; as, a railroad equipment (locomotives, cars, etc.; for carrying on business); horse equipment; infantry equipment; naval equipment; laboratory equipment.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Equipment(noun)

    the act of equipping, or the state of being equipped, as for a voyage or expedition

  2. Equipment(noun)

    whatever is used in equipping; necessaries for an expedition or voyage; the collective designation for the articles comprising an outfit; equipage; as, a railroad equipment (locomotives, cars, etc. ; for carrying on business); horse equipments; infantry equipments; naval equipments; laboratory equipments

  3. Origin: [Cf. F. quipement. See Equip.]

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. equipment

    In logistics, all nonexpendable items needed to outfit or equip an individual or organization. See also assembly; component; subassembly; supplies.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Equipment' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1130

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Equipment' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1715

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Equipment' in Nouns Frequency: #519

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Equipment in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Equipment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. P. J. O'Rourke:

    Skiing consists of wearing 3,000 worth of clothes and equipment and driving 200 miles in the snow in order to stand around at a bar and drink.

  2. Sutopo Purwo Nugroho:

    We hope we can operate all of the heavy equipment today, we could not operate the equipment soon after the landslide. We had to be very careful about the stability of the ground.

  3. Warren Bennis:

    The factory of the future will have two employees a man and a dog. The man's job will be to feed the dog. The dog's job will be to prevent the man from touching any of the automated equipment.

  4. Narendra Modi:

    We have the reputation as the largest importer of defence equipment. This may be music to the ears of some of you. But this is an area where we do not want to be number one, it will no longer be enough to buy equipment and simply assemble here.

  5. Narendra Modi:

    We have the reputation as the largest importer of defense equipment. This may be music to the ears of some of you. But this is an area where we do not want to be number one, it will no longer be enough to buy equipment and simply assemble here.

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