fit around

fit around (something)

To be the right size to envelope or surround something. Come on, that's not enough wrapping paper to fit around this box—look at how small that piece is!
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fit around something

to wrap around something. This part fits around the top and keeps the water out. Will this wrench fit around the bolt?
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Walking is something you can fit around your daily life and it doesn't have to cost a penny.
5oz Alice was so tiny her mother's engagement ring could fit around her arm up to her shoulder.
Premature baby Alice Heather was so tiny, her mother's engagement ring fit around her arm.
These new types of businesses offer flexible on demand services for users and allow people to be their own bosses, choosing when they work to fit around their family and lifestyle requirements.
GEORGE Clooney has changed his schedule to fit around his wife Amal's work.
The label, which is shrunk around the package, is a great choice for contoured bottles as the label is able to fit around all of the curves without tearing.
The good news is that there are lots of ways you can earn extra cash to keep on top of the bills - and they fit around busy lives.
A lot of people try to follow their favourite celebrity's diet in the hopes of achieving the same results, but let's not forget these diets have been built to fit around a celebrity's lifestyle and schedule, do you have the same lifestyle as your favourite celebrity?
The new city, is situated 10 kilometers southeast of Baghdad, covers 1,830 hectares of land and is being constrcuted to fit around 600,000 occupants in a total of 100,000 residential units.
Paula's own baby girl was born with hypoglycaemia, and when she quickly found that standard baby grows didn't fit around her daughter's bandages and tubes, she invented a special baby grow for babies and infants.
Event organiser Louise Dembach explains: "The interest for flexible working and supplementary income with the ability to fit around school hours is high.
So I took a big golfer's umbrella made of ripstop nylon and cut a hole in it to fit around the scope.
They will offer five days of training over five weeks, with the timetable designed to fit around school hours.
The adhesive enables a secure fit around all patient wrists, avoiding movement and dislocation.
The Origo, which comes in black or white for $25, had a better grip than the iGlaze Armor, but the fit around the phone was a little loose.