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English definition of “befit”

befit

verb [T]     /bɪˈfɪt/ (-tt-) formal
to be suitable or right for someone or something: She was buried in the cathedral, as befits someone of her position.Being suitable or unsuitable befitting     /bɪˈfɪt.ɪŋ/ US  /-ˈfɪt̬-/ adjective Suitable and acceptableQuite good, or not very good
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