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suit

verb [T] (BE RIGHT)    /suːt/ /sjuːt/ US  /suːt/
B2 to be right for a particular person , situation , or occasion : Corn is grown a lot in this area - the soil seems to suit it very well. The city lifestyle seems to suit her - she's certainly looking very well.Being suitable or unsuitable B2 (usually of a colour or style of clothes ) to make someone look more attractive : You should wear more red - it suits you. Short skirts don't really suit me - I don't have the legs for them.Wearing clothesDecorating or making something attractiveAttractiveSexual attractionSmart and elegant Grammar:Fit or suit?If something fits you or fits into a place, it is the right size or shape for you or for that place:
(Definition of suit verb (BE RIGHT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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