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suit [ sju:t] n.起拆,诉讼 vt.适合

suit [ sju:t] vt.使配合vi.彼此协调

suit [sju:t] vt. 适合,相配n. 一套衣服

唐装 Tang suit

因地制宜,因时制宜,因事制宜,因人制宜 suit our measures to differing conditions in terms of locality, time, issue and persons involved

中山装 Chinese tunic suit

Bathing Suit 泳衣

Mens Suit 男式套装

Skirt Suit 裙子套装

Suit Bag 西装套/罩

Suit Cover 西装套/罩

Track Suit 径赛服

suit one's taste 合某人的胃口

double-breasted suit 双排扣外衣

suit 男外衣

tailored suit 女式西服

three-piece suit 三件套

suit, outfit, ensemble 套服

bathing costume, swimsuit, bathing suit 游泳衣

space suit 航天服

Suit 起诉,诉讼

A red tie will match that suit.
红领带会配那件衣服。

The color of her dress suits her very well.
她衣服的颜色很适合她。

It suits me fine.
它正适合我。

Really I wasn't suited for the job, but I got it anyway.
说实在的,我并不适合干这项工作,可不管怎么说,我还是干上了。

These white shoes don't go with your black suit.
这双白色鞋子和那件黑色西服颜色不相配。

It is the convention for men to wear suits on formal occasions.
男子在正式场合穿西装是一种惯例。

Her hats are always fashionable, but they do not always suit her.
她的帽子总是很时髦,可并不都适合她。

He takes special care to pose people for their pictures in the best position to suit them.
他特别用心地让人们摆出最适合他们的姿势照相。

Do you think David is suited to teaching?
你认为大卫适合教书吗?

Jim and Mary seem suited to each other, in spite of their quarrels.
吉姆和玛丽似乎是天生的一对,尽管他们会吵架。

Some people are simply not suited to the competitive world.
有些人就是不适合这个竞争的世界。

She wore a simple classic suit.
她穿着一套简朴的传统服装。

It suits you to a T.
特别适合你。

The coat doesn't suit you.
这件外衣不太适合你。

You should have your suit cleaned and ironed.
你应该把你的套装拿去洗烫一下。

A red tie will match that suit. 红领带会配那件衣服。

The color of her dress suits her very well.她衣服的颜色很适合她。

He decided to bring a suit against his boss.他决定起诉他的老板。

What is the price of the suit?
这套西装多少钱?

He is wearing a black suit.
他穿着一套黑西装。

This tailor is famous for making good suit.
这位裁缝以做高级西装而出名。

这套衣服怎么样?
How do you like this suit?
How do you like this suit? (这套衣服怎么样?)
It looks great on you. (很配你呀!)
How do you like this suit? (你看这件衬衫怎么样?)
I think it's nice. (我觉得挺好。)

随便吧!
Have it your way!
We should turn right. (我们该往右拐。)
I think we should go left. (我觉得该往左拐。)
Okay, okay, have it your way! (好吧,好吧,你随便吧!)
Do it your way!
Do whatever you want!
Do as you please.
It's your choice.
Suit yourself! *用于好心好意给人出主意却不被接受时。“那随你便吧,爱怎么着就怎么着吧。”

To minimize any possible damage, we've packed our goods in the way to suit for long sea-voyage.
为使损失减少到最低限度,我们对货物的包装足以承受长途海运。

He left home dressed in a smart black suit.
他穿着一身漂亮的黑色套装出了家门。

Suit the action to the word.
怎么说就怎么做。

A I want to see you before you meet Mr. Li on the 15th.
A 我想在你15日见李先生之前见你。
B I can't make the 11th or the 12th.
B 11日和12日我不行.
A How about the 14th?
A 14日怎么样?
B No, not the 14th, I'm sorry. I’m tied up all day with work.
B 不,14日不行。很抱歉。我整天都有事。
A How about the 13th, then? Can you do the 13th?
A 那么13日怎么样?你13日行吗?
B Yes, no problem. The 13th is fine. ?
B 是的,没问题。13日可以。
A Would 11am suit you?
A 11点行吗?
B Yes. So we'll meet on the 13th at 11am. Excellent!
B 是的。那么我们13日上午11点见。太好了!

A I'd like to talk to you about an idea I've got.
A 我想和你谈谈我的想法。
B OK, that sounds interesting. When would you like to meet?
B 好啊,听起来很有趣。你想什么时候见面?
A Tomorrow some time? When are you free? What's best for you?
A 明天的某个时间怎样?你什么时候有空?什么时间对你最合适?
B I'm busy in the morning, but we could meet late afternoon or early evening.
B 我上午很忙,但是我们可以在下午晚些时候或者晚上早些时候见面。
A Late afternoon would suit me. I can do any time after 3.
A 下午晚些时候对我合适。下午3点以后我都行。
B Fine. How about 4:30?
B 好。4点半怎么样?

A Thanks for getting me an appointment with your hairdresser.
A 谢谢你为我安排和你的美发师的约会。
B No problem. I like your hairstyle.
B 别客气。我喜欢你的发型。
A Thanks. I'm very pleased with it.
A 谢谢。我对它非常满意。
B Yes, it really suits you.
B 是的,它非常适合你。
A Yes, and I like the cut.
A 是的,我喜欢这样的修剪。
B You look younger, too!
B 你还看起来更年轻了!

Suit yourself.
随你便。

just follow suit 照办;跟进去

suit one's taste 合某人的胃口

be suited to 适合于

- suit...to a T对……再适合不过了
This new job suits me to a T.

These kinds of risks suit your consignment.
这些险别适合你要投保的货物。

You should study not only the benefits but also the terms and limitations of an insurance agreement that appears best suited to your needs.
你不仅要研究各种保险所标明的给予保险人的赔偿费用,还要研究它的条件与限制,然后选出最适合你需要的一种。

Promoting the sale of your suits has proved successful.
推销你们的西装还很顺利。

可 [kě] /can/may/able to/certain(ly)/to suit/(particle used for emphasis)/

披挂 [pī guà] /to put on a suit of armor/to put on dress/to wear/

身 [shēn] /body/torso/person/life/status/pregnancy/(a measure word used for clothes) suit/

适 [shì] /to fit/to suit/

适合 [shì hé] /to fit/to suit/

适应 [shì yìng] /suit/fit/be suitable/

袭 [xí] /inherit/raid/suit of clothes/

一身 [yī shēn] /(n) the entire body/(meas) for wearing a suit/

一套 [yī tào] /suit/a set/

泳衣 [yǒng yì] /swimsuit/bathing suit/

中山装 [zhōng shān zhuāng] /Chinese tunic suit/

状 [zhuàng] /accusation/suit/state/condition/strong/great/

{adj: adapted, altered} changed in order to improve or made more fit for a particular purpose
"seeds precisely adapted to the area"
"instructions altered to suit the children's different ages"

{adj: antique, demode, ex, old-fashioned, old-hat, outmoded, passe, passee} out of fashion
"a suit of rather antique appearance"
"demode (or outmoded) attire"
"outmoded ideas"

{adj: appropriate, suitable, suited} meant or adapted for an occasion or use
"a tractor suitable (or fit) for heavy duty"
"not an appropriate (or fit) time for flippancy"

{adj: best} (superlative of `good') having the most positive qualities
"the best film of the year"
"the best solution"
"the best time for planting"
"wore his best suit"
<-> worst

{adj: better} (comparative of `good') superior to another (of the same class or set or kind) in excellence or quality or desirability or suitability; more highly skilled than another
"You're a better man than I am, Gunga Din"
"a better coat"
"a better type of car"
"a suit with a better fit"
"a better chance of success"
"produced a better mousetrap"
"she's better in math than in history"
<-> worse

{adj: casual, everyday} suited for everyday use
"casual clothes"
"everyday clothes"

{adj: chic, smart, voguish} elegant and stylish
"chic elegance"
"a smart new dress"
"a suit of voguish cut"

{adj: contentious, combative, disputatious, disputative, litigious} inclined or showing an inclination to dispute or disagree, even to engage in law suits
"a style described as abrasive and contentious"
"a disputatious lawyer"
"a litigious and acrimonious spirit"

{adj: convenient} suited to your comfort or purpose or needs
"a convenient excuse for not going"
<-> inconvenient

{adj: cut} fashioned or shaped by cutting
"a well-cut suit"
"cut diamonds"
"cut velvet"
<-> uncut

{adj: double-breasted} (of clothing) fastened by lapping one edge of the front well over the other usually with a double row of buttons
"double-breasted jacket"
"double-breasted suit"
<-> single-breasted

{adj: elegant} refined and tasteful in appearance or behavior or style
"elegant handwriting"
"an elegant dark suit"
"she was elegant to her fingertips"
"small churches with elegant white spires"
"an elegant mathematical solution--simple and precise and lucid"
<-> inelegant

{adj: fine} characterized by elegance or refinement or accomplishment
"fine wine"
"looking fine in her Easter suit"
"a fine gentleman"
"fine china and crystal"
"a fine violinist"
"the fine hand of a master"

{adj: funereal, sepulchral} suited to or suggestive of a grave or burial
"funereal gloom"
"hollow sepulchral tones"

{adj: grey, gray, greyish, grayish} of an achromatic color of any lightness intermediate between the extremes of white and black
"the little grey cells"
"gray flannel suit"
"a man with greyish hair"

{adj: housewifely} related or suited to a housewife
"housewifely virtues"

{adj: husbandly} related to or suited to a husband
"assumed husbandly duties like mowing the lawn"

{adj: incompetent} not qualified or suited for a purpose
"an incompetent secret service"
"the filming was hopeless incompetent"
<-> competent

{adj: inconvenient} not suited to your comfort, purpose or needs
"it is inconvenient not to have a telephone in the kitchen"
"the back hall is an inconvenient place for the telephone"
<-> convenient

{adj: indecent} offending against sexual mores in conduct or appearance
"a bathing suit considered indecent by local standards"

{adj: indoor} located, suited for, or taking place within a building
"indoor activities for a rainy day"
"an indoor pool"
<-> outdoor

{adj: like, similar} resembling or similar; having the same or some of the same characteristics; often used in combination
"suits of like design"
"a limited circle of like minds"
"members of the cat family have like dispositions"
"as like as two peas in a pod"
"doglike devotion"
"a dreamlike quality"
<-> unlike

{adj: low-budget} made on or suited to a limited budget
"a low-budget movie"
"a low-budget menu"

{adj: meek, spiritless} evidencing little spirit or courage; overly submissive or compliant
"compliant and anxious to suit his opinions of those of others"
"a fine fiery blast against meek conformity"- Orville Prescott
"she looked meek but had the heart of a lion"
"was submissive and subservient"

{adj: mother-naked, naked as the day one was born, naked as the day you were born, in one's birthday suit, in your birthday suit} as naked as at birth

{adj: outdoor, out-of-door, outside} located, suited for, or taking place in the open air
"outdoor clothes"
"badminton and other outdoor games"
"a beautiful outdoor setting for the wedding"
<-> indoor

{adj: pat} exactly suited to the occasion
"a pat reply"

{adj: plain} not elaborate or elaborated; simple
"plain food"
"stuck to the plain facts"
"a plain blue suit"
"a plain rectangular brick building"
<-> fancy

{adj: proper, right, suitable, suited} appropriate for a condition or purpose or occasion or a person's character, needs
"everything in its proper place"
"the right man for the job"
"she is not suitable for the position"
"he is not a suitable husband for her"

{adj: somber, sombre, melancholy} grave or even gloomy in character
"solemn and mournful music"
"a suit of somber black"
"a somber mood"

{adj: suited} outfitted or supplied with clothing
"recruits suited in green"

{adj: tailored, trim} severely simple in line or design
"a neat tailored suit"
"tailored curtains"

{adj: theatrical} suited to or characteristic of the stage or theater
"a theatrical pose"
"one of the most theatrical figures in public life"
<-> untheatrical

{adj: three-piece} (of clothing) made in or consisting of three parts or pieces
"the standard three-piece business suit; jacket and trousers and vest"
<-> one-piece, two-piece

{adj: unaccustomed} not habituated to; unfamiliar with
"unaccustomed to wearing suits"
<-> accustomed

{adj: unbrushed} (of hair or clothing) not brushed
"snarled unbrushed hair"
"the suit was wrinkled and unbrushed, as if it had been slept in"

{adj: untheatrical} not suited to or characteristic of the stage or theater
"a well-written but untheatrical play"
"an untheatrical personality"
<-> theatrical

{adj: wet} covered or soaked with a liquid such as water
"a wet bathing suit"
"wet sidewalks"
"wet weather"
<-> dry

{adj: worn} affected by wear; damaged by long use
"worn threads on the screw"
"a worn suit"
"the worn pockets on the jacket"
<-> new

{adv: better} comparative of `well'; in a better or more excellent manner or more advantageously or attractively or to a greater degree etc.
"She had never sung better"
"a deed better left undone"
"better suited to the job"

{adv: haphazard, haphazardly} without care; in a slapdash manner
"the Prime Minister was wearing a grey suit and a white shirt with a soft collar, but his neck had become thinner and the collar stood away from it as if it had been bought haphazard"

{adv: temperamentally} by temperament
"temperamentally suited to each other"

{adv: to a T, to the letter, just right, to perfection} in every detail
"the new house suited them to a T"

{n: Casals, Pablo Casals} an outstanding Spanish cellist noted for his interpretation of Bach's cello suites (1876-1973)

{n: Conservative Jew} Jew who keeps some requirements of Mosaic law but adapts others to suit modern circumstances

{n: Howe, Elias Howe} United States inventor who built early sewing machines and won suits for patent infringement against other manufacturers (including Isaac M. Singer) (1819-1867)

{n: Michigan, Chicago, Newmarket, boodle, stops} a gambling card game in which chips are placed on the ace and king and queen and jack of separate suits (taken from a separate deck); a player plays the lowest card of a suit in his hand and successively higher cards are played until the sequence stops; the player who plays a card matching one in the layout wins all the chips on that card

{n: ace of clubs} the ace in the club suit

{n: ace of diamonds} the ace in the diamond suit

{n: ace of hearts} the ace in the heart suit

{n: ace of spades} the ace in the spade suit; sometimes taken as a portent of death

{n: anti-G suit, G suit} worn by fliers and astronauts to counteract the forces of gravity and acceleration

{n: balldress} a suit or dress for formal occasions

{n: bikini, two-piece} a woman's very brief bathing suit

{n: biohazard suit} a loose one-piece garment worn to protect the wearer against dangerous biological or chemical agents

{n: blade} something long and thin resembling a blade of grass
"a blade of lint on his suit"

{n: body armor, body armour, suit of armor, suit of armour, coat of mail, cataphract} armor that protects the wearer's whole body

{n: bridge whist} the earliest form of bridge; the dealer could name the trump suit

{n: business suit} a suit of clothes traditionally worn by businessmen

{n: champerty} an unethical agreement between an attorney and client that the attorney would sue and pay the costs of the client's suit in return for a portion of the damages awarded
"soliciting personal injury cases may constitute champerty"

{n: civil suit} a lawsuit alleging violations of civil law by the defendant

{n: class action, class-action suit} a lawsuit brought by a representative member of a large group of people on behalf of all members of the group

{n: club} a playing card in the minor suit that has one or more black trefoils on it
"he led a small club"
"clubs were trumps"

{n: concoction} the invention of a scheme or story to suit some purpose
"his testimony was a concoction"
"she has no peer in the concoction of mystery stories"

{n: contractor, declarer} the bridge player in contract bridge who wins the bidding and can declare which suit is to be trumps

{n: countersuit} a suit brought against someone who has sued you

{n: courtship, wooing, courting, suit} a man's courting of a woman; seeking the affections of a woman (usually with the hope of marriage)
"its was a brief and intense courtship"

{n: criminal suit} a lawsuit alleging violations of criminal law by the defendant

{n: dachshund, dachsie, badger dog} small long-bodied short-legged German breed of dog having a short sleek coat and long drooping ears; suited for following game into burrows

{n: diamond} a playing card in the minor suit that has one or more red rhombuses on it
"he led a small diamond"
"diamonds were trumps"

{n: discard} (cards) the act of throwing out a useless card or to failing to follow suit

{n: diving suit, diving dress} a weighted and hermetically sealed garment supplied with air; worn by underwater divers

{n: double-breasted suit} a suit with a double-breasted jacket

{n: doubleton} (bridge) a pair of playing cards that are the only cards in their suit in the hand dealt to a player

{n: dress suit, full dress, tailcoat, tail coat, tails, white tie, white tie and tails} formalwear consisting of full evening dress for men

{n: expedience, expediency} the quality of being suited to the end in view
<-> inexpedience, inexpediency

{n: fantan, sevens, parliament} a card game in which you play your sevens and other cards in sequence in the same suit as the sevens; you win if you are the first to use all your cards

{n: flush} a poker hand with all 5 cards in the same suit

{n: forte, strong suit, long suit, metier, specialty, speciality, strong point, strength} an asset of special worth or utility
"cooking is his forte"
<-> weak point

{n: gym suit} clothes prescribed for wear while participating in gymnastic exercise

{n: heart} a playing card in the major suit that has one or more red hearts on it
"he led the queen of hearts"
"hearts were trumps"

{n: heroic verse, heroic meter, heroic} a verse form suited to the treatment of heroic or elevated themes; dactylic hexameter or iambic pentameter

{n: intervention} (law) a proceeding that permits a person to enter into a lawsuit already in progress; admission of person not an original party to the suit so that person can protect some right or interest that is allegedly affected by the proceedings
"the purpose of intervention is to prevent unnecessary duplication of lawsuits"

{n: jump suit, jumpsuit} one-piece garment fashioned after a parachutist's uniform

{n: jump suit} one-piece uniform worn by parachutists

{n: jury system} a legal system for determining the facts at issue in a law suit

{n: klondike} a form of solitaire that begins with seven piles of cards with the top cards facing up; descending sequences of cards of alternating colors are built on these piles; as aces become available they are placed above the seven piles; the object is to build sequences in suit from ace to king as the remaining cards are dealt out one at a time

{n: lawsuit, suit, case, cause, causa} a comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy
"the family brought suit against the landlord"

{n: leotard, unitard, body suit, cat suit} a tight-fitting garment of stretchy material that covers the body from the shoulders to the thighs (and may have long sleeves or legs reaching down to the ankles); worn by ballet dancers and acrobats for practice or performance

{n: limitation} (law) a time period after which suits cannot be brought
"statute of limitations"

{n: long suit} in a hand, the suit having the most cards

{n: long underwear, union suit} an undergarment with shirt and drawers in one piece

{n: maillot, tank suit} a woman's one-piece bathing suit

{n: major suit} (bridge) a suit of superior scoring value, either spades or hearts

{n: metier, medium} an occupation for which you are especially well suited
"in law he found his true metier"

{n: minor suit} ( bridge) a suit of inferior scoring value, either diamonds or clubs

{n: niche} a position particularly well suited to the person who occupies it
"he found his niche in the academic world"

{n: no-trump} a version of contract bridge in which no suit is designated as trump for the duration of the hand

{n: objection} (law) a procedure whereby a party to a suit says that a particular line of questioning or a particular witness or a piece of evidence or other matter is improper and should not be continued and asks the court to rule on its impropriety or illegality

{n: overall, boilersuit, boilers suit} a loose protective coverall or smock worn over ordinary clothing for dirty work

{n: pallette, palette} one of the rounded armor plates at the armpits of a suit of armor

{n: pants suit} a slack suit for women

{n: paternity suit, bastardy proceeding} a lawsuit filed to determine the father of a child born out of wedlock (and to provide for the support of the child once paternity is determined)

{n: pinochle, pinocle, penuchle, bezique} a card game played with a pack of forty-eight cards (two of each suit for high cards); play resembles whist

{n: pinstripe} a suit made from a fabric with very thin stripes

{n: plea} an answer indicating why a suit should be dismissed

{n: pressure suit} protective garment consisting of an inflatable suit for space or high altitude flying

{n: raw, altogether, birthday suit} informal terms for nakedness
"in the raw"
"in the altogether"
"in his birthday suit"

{n: revoke, renege} the mistake of not following suit when able to do so

{n: romper, romper suit} a one-piece garment for children to wear at play; the lower part is shaped like bloomers

{n: royal flush} a poker hand with the ace, king, queen, jack, and 10 all in the same suit

{n: ruff, trumping} (card games) the act of taking a trick with a trump when unable to follow suit

{n: running suit} a matching jacket and pants worn by joggers and made of fabric that absorbs perspiration

{n: sack coat} man's hiplength coat with a straight back; the jacket of a suit

{n: sailor suit} a boy's ensemble; copied from a sailor's uniform

{n: single-breasted suit} a suit having a single-breasted jacket

{n: singleton} the playing card that is the only card in a suit held in a bridge hand as initially dealt

{n: slack suit} casual dress consisting of slacks and matching jacket

{n: sovereign immunity} an exemption that precludes bringing a suit against the sovereign government without the government's consent
"the doctrine of sovereign immunity originated with the maxim that the king can do no wrong"

{n: spacesuit} a pressure suit worn by astronauts while in outer space

{n: spade} a playing card in the major suit that has one or more black figures on it
"she led a low spade"
"spades were trumps"

{n: spot, pip} a mark on a playing card (shape depending on the suit)

{n: stopper} (bridge) a playing card with a value sufficiently high to insure taking a trick in a particular suit
"if my partner has a spade stopper I can bid no trump"

{n: straight flush} a poker hand with consecutive cards in the same suit

{n: straight} a poker hand with 5 consecutive cards (regardless of suit)

{n: strong suit} a long suit including high cards

{n: subpoena duces tecum} a writ issued by a court at the request of one of the parties to a suit; it requires a witness to bring to court or to a deposition any relevant documents under the witness's control

{n: suit, suit of clothes} a set of garments (usually including a jacket and trousers or skirt) for outerwear all of the same fabric and color
"they buried him in his best suit"

{n: suiting} a fabric used for suits

{n: suit} a businessman dressed in a business suit
"all the suits care about is the bottom line"

{n: suit} a petition or appeal made to a person of superior status or rank

{n: suit} playing card in any of four sets of 13 cards in a pack; each set has its own symbol and color
"a flush is five cards in the same suit"
"in bridge you must follow suit"
"what suit is trumps?"

{n: summons, process} a writ issued by authority of law; usually compels the defendant's attendance in a civil suit; failure to appear results in a default judgment against the defendant

{n: sweat suit, sweatsuit, sweats, workout suit} garment consisting of sweat pants and a sweatshirt

{n: swimsuit, swimwear, bathing suit, swimming costume, bathing costume} tight fitting garment worn for swimming

{n: takeout} (bridge) a bid that asks your partner to bid another suit

{n: test case, test suit} a representative legal action whose outcome is likely to become a precedent

{n: three-piece suit} a business suit consisting of a jacket and vest and trousers

{n: trump, trump card} a playing card in the suit that has been declared trumps
"the ace of trumps is a sure winner"

{n: trump} (bridge or whist) the suit that has been declared to rank above all other suits for the duration of the hand
"clubs were declared trumps"
"a trump can take a trick even when a card of a different suit is led"

{n: two-piece, two-piece suit, lounge suit} a business suit consisting of a matching jacket and skirt or trousers

{n: wet suit} a close-fitting garment made of a permeable material; worn in cold water (as by skin divers) to retain body heat

{n: worsted, worsted fabric} a woolen fabric with a hard textured surface and no nap; woven of worsted yarns "he wore a worsted suit"

{n: zoot suit} a flashy suit of extreme cut

{v: action, sue, litigate, process} institute legal proceedings against ; file a suit against
"He was warned that the district attorney would process him"
"She actioned the company for discrimination"

{v: adapt, accommodate} make fit for, or change to suit a new purpose
"Adapt our native cuisine to the available food resources of the new country"

{v: become, suit} enhance the appearance of
"Mourning becomes Electra"
"This behavior doesn't suit you!"

{v: befit, suit, beseem} accord or comport with
"This kind of behavior does not suit a young woman!"

{v: bid, call} make a demand, as for a card or a suit or a show of hands
"He called his trump"

{v: brush} clean with a brush
"She brushed the suit before hanging it back into the closet"

{v: declare} designate (a trump suit or no-trump) with the final bid of a hand

{v: design} create the design for ; create or execute in an artistic or highly skilled manner
"Chanel designed the famous suit"

{v: double} bridge: make a demand for (a card or suit)

{v: dress, dress up} dress in a certain manner
"She dresses in the latest Paris fashion"
"he dressed up in a suit and tie"

{v: follow suit} do what someone else is doing

{v: gall, irk} irritate or vex
"It galls me that we lost the suit"

{v: pitch} lead (a card) and establish the trump suit

{v: pressurize, pressurise} maintain a certain pressure
"the airplane cabin is pressurized"
"pressurize a space suit"

{v: pun} make a play on words
"Japanese like to pun--their language is well suited to punning"

{v: raise} in bridge: bid (one's partner's suit) at a higher level

{v: revoke} fail to follow suit when able and required to do so

{v: rewrite} rewrite so as to make fit to suit a new or different purpose
"re-write a play for use in schools"

{v: sew, tailor, tailor-make} create (clothes) with cloth
"Can the seamstress sew me a suit by next week?"

{v: specialize, specialise} suit to a special purpose
"specialize one's research"

{v: speciate, differentiate, specialize, specialise} evolve so as to lead to a new species or develop in a way most suited to the environment

{v: suffice, do, answer, serve} be sufficient ; be adequate, either in quality or quantity
"A few words would answer"
"This car suits my purpose well"
"Will $100 do?"
"A 'B' grade doesn't suffice to get me into medical school"
"Nothing else will serve"

{v: suit, accommodate, fit} be agreeable or acceptable to
"This suits my needs"

{v: suit} be agreeable or acceptable
"This time suits me"


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