- a set of outer clothes made of the same fabric and designed to be worn together, typically consisting of a jacket and trousers or a jacket and skirt；a set of clothes to be worn for a particular activity
- be convenient for or acceptable to；act entirely according to one's own wishes (often used to express the speaker's annoyance)
noun: suit, plural noun: suits
verb: suit, 3rd person present: suits, gerund or present participle: suiting, past tense: suited, past participle: suited
- 1. a set of outer clothes made of the same fabric and designed to be worn together, typically consisting of a jacket and trousers or a jacket and skirt:
a pinstriped suit
- 2. a set of clothes to be worn for a particular activity:
a jogging suit
- 3. a complete set of pieces of armour for covering the whole body:
a suit of armour
- 4. a high-ranking executive in an organization, typically one regarded as exercising influence in an impersonal way:
maybe now the suits in Washington will listen
- 5. any of the sets into which a pack of playing cards is divided (in conventional packs comprising spades, hearts, diamonds, and clubs).
- 6. a lawsuit.
- 7. the process of trying to win a woman's affection with a view to marriage:
he could not compete with John in Marian's eyes and his suit came to nothing
- 8. a petition or entreaty made to a person in authority:
he sought a passage to Christian lands, but they spurned his suit
- 9. a complete set of sails required for a ship or for a set of spars:
they went ashore and changed to another suit of sails
- 1. be convenient for or acceptable to:
what time would suit you?
the flat has two bedrooms—if it suits, you can have one of them
- 2. act entirely according to one's own wishes (often used to express the speaker's annoyance):
‘I'm not going to help you.’ ‘Suit yourself.’
- 3. adapt something to:
they took care to suit their answers to the questions put to them
- 4. enhance the features, figure, or character of (someone):
the dress didn't suit her
- 5. put on clothes, especially for a particular activity:
I suited up and entered the water
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