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befitverb [T]

uk   us   /bɪˈfɪt/ (-tt-) formal
(Definition of befit from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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befitverb [T]

 us   /bɪˈfɪt/ (-tt-)
to be ​suitable or ​right for: As befits ​itsruralmountain setting, the nine-room ​innserves up a ​hugecountrybreakfast.
(Definition of befit from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “befit”
in Chinese (Simplified) 适合于,对…适当…
in Turkish birisi veya bir şey için doğru ya da uygun olmak…
in Russian приличествовать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 適合於,對…適當…
in Polish wypadać, ≈ jak przystało…
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