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English definition of “befit”

befit

verb [T] uk   /bɪˈfɪt/ (-tt-) formal us  
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
adjective uk   /bɪˈfɪt.ɪŋ/ us    /-ˈfɪt̬-/
Suitable and acceptableQuite good, or not very good
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