Suiting Suit"ing, n. Among tailors, cloth suitable for making entire suits of clothes. [1913 Webster]

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  • suiting — index congruous, felicitous, harmonious Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • suiting — [so͞ot′iŋ] n. cloth used for making suits …   English World dictionary

  • Suiting — Suit Suit, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Suited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Suiting}.] 1. To fit; to adapt; to make proper or suitable; as, to suit the action to the word. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To be fitted to; to accord with; to become; to befit. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • suiting — [[t]su͟ːtɪŋ[/t]] suitings N MASS Suiting is cloth from which trousers, jackets, skirts, and men s suits are made …   English dictionary

  • suiting — suit ► NOUN 1) a set of outer clothes made of the same fabric and designed to be worn together, typically consisting of a jacket and trousers or a jacket and skirt. 2) a set of clothes for a particular activity. 3) any of the sets into which a… …   English terms dictionary

  • suiting — noun Date: 1883 1. fabric for suits 2. a suit of clothes …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • suiting — /sooh ting/, n. fabric for making suits. [1530 40; SUIT + ING1] * * * …   Universalium

  • suiting — suit|ing [ˈsu:tıŋ, ˈsju: US ˈsu: ] n [U] technical material used for making suits, especially woven wool …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • suiting — suit|ing [ sutıŋ ] noun uncount BUSINESS cloth used for making suits …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • suiting — suit·ing || suːtɪŋ n. fabric from which suits are made suːt n. matching outfit consisting of a jacket and trousers or a skirt; lawsuit; request; courtship; set; any of the four sets of playing cards in a standard deck v. fit, match; satisfy …   English contemporary dictionary

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