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suit

suit

 
 
pronunciation:
sut
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a set of clothes with a jacket and trousers or a skirt made of the same material and color.
 
definition 2: the act or method of bringing an action in a court of law.
He filed suit against the city.
synonyms:
case, lawsuit
definition 3: all the playing cards of a single kind in the deck.
The four suits of playing cards are hearts, diamonds, clubs and spades.
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: suited, suiting, suits
definition 1: to be right for; fit.
The color yellow suits her.
synonyms:
become, fit
similar words:
accord with, calculate, conform to, follow, match
definition 2: to be acceptable to; satisfy.
The change in plans suits me.
synonyms:
please, satisfy
similar words:
content, gratify, oblige
derivation: suited (adj.)
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