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Synonyms of suit in English:


  • 1 a pinstriped suit
    outfit, set of clothes, costume, ensemble;
    clothing, dress, attire, finery;
    informal get-up, gear, togs, garms, duds
    British informal kit, clobber
    rhyming slang whistle (and flute)
    formal apparel
    archaic vestments
  • 2 informal they hated being messed around by suits in faraway boardrooms
    businessman, businesswoman, business person, executive, bureaucrat, administrator, manager, director
  • 3 he's been an expert witness in some important medical malpractice suits
    legal action, lawsuit, suit at law, case, court case, action, cause, legal proceeding/process, proceedings, judicial proceedings, litigation, trial, legal dispute/contest, bringing to book, bringing of charges, indictment, prosecution
  • 4 he could not compete with John in Marian's eyes and his suit came to nothing
    respects, blandishments
  • verb

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  • 1 blue really suits you
    look attractive on, enhance the appearance of, look right on, look good on, become, flatter, show to advantage, set off, enhance, ornament, grace
    informal do something for
  • 2 we offer savings schemes to suit all pockets
    be convenient for, be acceptable to, be suitable for, meet the requirements of, satisfy the demands of, be in line with the wishes of;
    befit, match, complement, go with
    informal fit the bill
  • 3 the recipes are ideally suited to students
    make appropriate to/for, make fitting to/for, tailor, fashion, accommodate, adjust, adapt, modify, fit, gear, equip, design;
    (be suited tobe cut out for
  • 4 the best way to construct a healthy diet is to find out which foods suit you
    be agreeable to, agree with, be good for, be healthy for
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