(adjective, verb)


1. provided or fitted out with what is necessary or useful or appropriate

- a well equipped playground

- a ship equipped with every mechanical aid to navigation

Similar word(s): accoutered, accoutred, armored, panoplied, helmeted, outfitted, prepared, transistorised, transistorized, visored, equipt

2. provided with whatever is necessary for a purpose (as furniture or equipment or authority)

Similar word(s): appointed, outfitted, stocked, volumed, furnished

3. prepared with proper equipment

- equipped for service in the Arctic

Similar word(s): prepared

4. carrying weapons

Similar word(s): armed, weaponed


1. simple past tense and past participle of equip