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1. suit

noun. ['ˈsuːt'] a set of garments (usually including a jacket and trousers or skirt) for outerwear all of the same fabric and color.

Synonyms

  • slack suit
  • pinstripe
  • business suit
  • double-breasted suit
  • single-breasted suit
  • suit of clothes
  • garment

Antonyms

  • unbox
  • unpack
  • nominative
  • oblique

Etymology

  • sieute (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • siute (Anglo-Norman)

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Rhymes with Suit

  • disrepute
  • subacute
  • undilute
  • grassroot
  • dispute
  • compute
  • absolut
  • repute
  • refute
  • recruit
  • permute
  • minute
  • impute
  • degroote
  • commute
  • uproot
  • stroot
  • salute
  • reroute
  • pollute
  • macoute
  • hirsute
  • enroute
  • dilute
  • caillouet
  • cahouet
  • cahoot
  • beirut
  • bebout
  • beabout

How do you pronounce suit?

Pronounce suit as sut.

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Sentences with suit


1. Noun, singular or mass
Israel is home to many beaches and it's fine to wear a bathing suit while swimming or relaxing.

2. Verb, base form
Adjust the proportions to suit your individual taste.

Quotes about suit


1. You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.
- C.S. Lewis

2. Pretty women wonder where my secret lies.I'm not cute or built to suit a fashion model's sizeBut when I start to tell them,They think I'm telling lies.I say,It's in the reach of my armsThe span of my hips,The stride of my step,The curl of my lips.I'm a womanPhenomenally.Phenomenal woman,That's me.
- Maya Angelou, Phenomenal Woman: Four Poems Celebrating Women

3. Ten Things You Shouldn't Say on a Date.1. You're wearing that?2. Something smells funny.3. Where's the Tylenol?4. And to think, I first wanted to date your brother.5. I have a confession to make…6. My dad has a suit just like that.7. That man is hot. Look at him.8. My ex, may he rot in hell forever…9. You're going to order that? Seriously?10. You're how old?
- Gena Showalter, Animal Instincts

2. suit

verb. ['ˈsuːt'] be agreeable or acceptable to.

Synonyms

  • fit
  • meet
  • accommodate

Antonyms

  • unsound
  • inappropriate
  • unready
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • sieute (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • siute (Anglo-Norman)

3. suit

noun. ['ˈsuːt'] a comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy.

Synonyms

  • causa
  • class action
  • lawsuit
  • countersuit
  • bastardy proceeding
  • proceedings
  • class-action suit
  • proceeding
  • cause
  • criminal suit
  • legal proceeding
  • paternity suit
  • case
  • civil suit

Antonyms

  • relevant
  • dissuade
  • fixed-width font
  • proportional font

Etymology

  • sieute (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • siute (Anglo-Norman)

4. suit

verb. ['ˈsuːt'] accord or comport with.

Synonyms

  • match
  • jibe
  • check
  • beseem
  • agree
  • fit
  • gibe
  • befit
  • correspond

Antonyms

  • unmuzzle
  • fall short of
  • unhealthy
  • ill

Etymology

  • sieute (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • siute (Anglo-Norman)

5. suit

verb. ['ˈsuːt'] be agreeable or acceptable.

Synonyms

  • be

Antonyms

  • nonreligious person
  • repel

Etymology

  • sieute (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • siute (Anglo-Norman)

6. suit

noun. ['ˈsuːt'] a petition or appeal made to a person of superior status or rank.

Synonyms

  • entreaty
  • appeal

Antonyms

  • unbalance
  • derestrict
  • activity

Etymology

  • sieute (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • siute (Anglo-Norman)

7. suit

noun. ['ˈsuːt'] a man's courting of a woman; seeking the affections of a woman (usually with the hope of marriage).

Synonyms

  • bundling
  • courtship
  • prayer
  • entreaty
  • courting
  • appeal

Antonyms

  • activeness
  • attack
  • start
  • stay

Etymology

  • sieute (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • siute (Anglo-Norman)

8. suit

verb. ['ˈsuːt'] enhance the appearance of.

Synonyms

  • become
  • embellish
  • beautify
  • prettify

Antonyms

  • undergarment
  • overgarment
  • underdress
  • undress

Etymology

  • sieute (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • siute (Anglo-Norman)

9. suit

noun. ['ˈsuːt'] playing card in any of four sets of 13 cards in a pack; each set has its own symbol and color.

Synonyms

  • trump
  • deck
  • minor suit
  • playing card
  • major suit
  • pack of cards

Antonyms

  • differ
  • fall back
  • unearned run
  • earned run

Etymology

  • sieute (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • siute (Anglo-Norman)

10. suit

noun. ['ˈsuːt'] (slang) a businessman dressed in a business suit.

Synonyms

  • businessman

Antonyms

  • dissent
  • defuse

Etymology

  • sieute (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • siute (Anglo-Norman)
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