Definition of suiting in English:

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suiting

Pronunciation: /ˈso͞odiNG/

noun

1Fabric of a suitable quality for making suits, trousers, jackets, and skirts.
Example sentences
  • Siyaram is also coming out with new products like a new range of polyester viscose suitings with additional specialty fibres such as Lycra and linen to provide fine quality suitings to consumers by the summer of 2004.
  • Linen comes in many weights ranging from very light, handkerchief linen, to heavy suitings.
  • Overall the market is difficult but there's a lot of interest in our lightweight worsted suitings and jacketings for spring 2006.
1.1Suits collectively.
Example sentences
  • Silhouettes are sculpted, wrapped and draped with emphasis on simple elegance in slim cut suitings and asymmetric cut dresses.
  • Another first-time label on show was Strenesse which specialises in black suiting and wool piped bustier tops.
  • Spectator opens up to more vivid colour and patterns, with a strong emphasis on a streamlined look with a variety of coat/skirt ensembles and textured suitings.

Words that rhyme with suiting

non-polluting, shooting, Tooting

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: suit·ing

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