bill(redirected from fitted the bill)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia.
Related to fitted the bill: fill the bill
Abbreviation for bass increase at low levels , under level.
Arthur H., U.S. obstetrician, 1877-1961. See: Bill maneuver.
1. A structure projecting from the head of a bird, consisting of the jaws and their horny covering and including the upper and lower mandibles; a beak.
2. A similar horny mouth part, such as that of a turtle.
billA proposal for new legislation in Parliament. Most important bills are introduced to Parliament by a government minister and relate to public policy. If the bill is approved by a majority of members of both the House of Commons and House of Lords, it will become an Act of Parliament and the law of the land.