Suisse Suitability

Suit

Meanings and phrases

suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a set of garments (usually including a jacket and trousers or skirt) for outerwear all of the same fabric and color; suit of clothes
  2. a comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy; lawsuit; case; cause; causa
  3. a man's courting of a woman; seeking the affections of a woman (usually with the hope of marriage); courtship; wooing; courting
  4. (slang) a businessman dressed in a business suit
  5. a petition or appeal made to a person of superior status or rank
  6. playing card in any of four sets of 13 cards in a pack; each set has its own symbol and color

suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. be agreeable or acceptable to; accommodate; fit
  2. accord or comport with; befit; beseem
  3. be agreeable or acceptable
  4. enhance the appearance of; become

G suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. worn by fliers and astronauts to counteract the forces of gravity and acceleration; anti-G suit

anti-G suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. worn by fliers and astronauts to counteract the forces of gravity and acceleration; G suit

bathing suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tight fitting garment worn for swimming; swimsuit; swimwear; swimming costume; bathing costume
E.g.
  • He announced that it was the "world's smallest bathing suit."
  • He is known as the bathing suit king.
  • Davis was fired for appearing on her private Instagram in a one piece bathing suit.

biohazard suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a loose one-piece garment worn to protect the wearer against dangerous biological or chemical agents

birthday suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. informal terms for nakedness; raw; altogether

body suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. 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; leotard; unitard; cat suit

boilers suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a loose protective coverall or smock worn over ordinary clothing for dirty work; overall; boilersuit

business suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a suit of clothes traditionally worn by businessmen

cat suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. 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; leotard; unitard; body suit

civil suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a lawsuit alleging violations of civil law by the defendant
E.g.
  • The jury in the civil suit awarded Page $140 in damages.
  • The civil suit was settled out of court.
  • The first civil suit was in 1982, and the first criminal prosecution in 1993.

class-action suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a lawsuit brought by a representative member of a large group of people on behalf of all members of the group; class action

criminal suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a lawsuit alleging violations of criminal law by the defendant

diving suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a weighted and hermetically sealed garment supplied with air; worn by underwater divers; diving dress
n.
  1. a suit with a double-breasted jacket

dress suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. formalwear consisting of full evening dress for men; full dress; tailcoat; tail coat; tails; white tie; white tie and tails

follow suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. do what someone else is doing
E.g.
  • Other metropolitan regions will soon follow suit.
  • It is likely that QLD will follow suit with NSW.
  • If a player is unable to follow suit, i.e.

gym suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. clothes prescribed for wear while participating in gymnastic exercise

in one 's birthday suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. as naked as at birth; mother-naked; naked as the day one was born; naked as the day you were born; in your birthday suit

in your birthday suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. as naked as at birth; mother-naked; naked as the day one was born; naked as the day you were born; in one's birthday suit

jump suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. one-piece garment fashioned after a parachutist's uniform; jumpsuit
  2. one-piece uniform worn by parachutists

long suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an asset of special worth or utility; forte; strong suit; metier; specialty; speciality; strong point; strength
  2. in a hand, the suit having the most cards

lounge suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a business suit consisting of a matching jacket and skirt or trousers; two-piece; two-piece suit

major suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (bridge) a suit of superior scoring value, either spades or hearts

minor suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. ( bridge) a suit of inferior scoring value, either diamonds or clubs

pants suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a pair of pants and a matching jacket worn by women; pantsuit

paternity suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. 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); bastardy proceeding

pressure suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. protective garment consisting of an inflatable suit for space or high altitude flying

romper suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a one-piece garment for children to wear at play; the lower part is shaped like bloomers; romper

running suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a matching jacket and pants worn by joggers and made of fabric that absorbs perspiration

sailor suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a boy's ensemble; copied from a sailor's uniform
n.
  1. a suit having a single-breasted jacket

slack suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. casual dress consisting of slacks and matching jacket

strong suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an asset of special worth or utility; forte; long suit; metier; specialty; speciality; strong point; strength
  2. a long suit including high cards

suit of armor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. armor that protects the wearer's whole body; body armor; body armour; suit of armour; coat of mail; cataphract
E.g.
  • Irons forges Superman's symbol onto a suit of armor.
  • He then steals a suit of armor and breaks Conan out of prison.
  • In this version, Byrna uses a robotic suit of armor that is capable of creating snow.

suit of armour

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. armor that protects the wearer's whole body; body armor; body armour; suit of armor; coat of mail; cataphract

suit of clothes

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a set of garments (usually including a jacket and trousers or skirt) for outerwear all of the same fabric and color; suit

sweat suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. garment consisting of sweat pants and a sweatshirt; sweatsuit; sweats; workout suit

tank suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a woman's one-piece bathing suit; maillot

test suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a representative legal action whose outcome is likely to become a precedent; test case
n.
  1. a business suit consisting of a jacket and vest and trousers

two-piece suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a business suit consisting of a matching jacket and skirt or trousers; two-piece; lounge suit

union suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an undergarment with shirt and drawers in one piece; long underwear

wet suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a close-fitting garment made of a permeable material; worn in cold water (as by skin divers) to retain body heat

workout suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. garment consisting of sweat pants and a sweatshirt; sweat suit; sweatsuit; sweats

zoot suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a flashy suit of extreme cut

suit against

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Conner filed suit against Patton in September 2002.
  • Her husband filed a divorce suit against her adultery.
  • Vilma filed a personal slander suit against Roger Goodell.

followed suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Patil followed suit and resigned from their posts.
  • The JTWC followed suit, designating Morakot as 09W.
  • All National Guard LRS units followed suit in 2018.

filed suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Conner filed suit against Patton in September 2002.
  • The ICM also filed suit in the same US District Court.
  • In 2002, it filed suit against IBM for IBM's involvement with Nazi war crimes.

filed suit against

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Conner filed suit against Patton in September 2002.
  • In 2002, it filed suit against IBM for IBM's involvement with Nazi war crimes.
  • In 1921, Love filed suit against Texas laws barring African Americans from voting.

not suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Cold climates do not suit the blackbuck.
  • But retirement did not suit her and she fell into depression.
  • This most recent phase of public service does not suit my family or me.

trump suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • If a trump suit is led, the usual rule for trick-taking applies.
  • bet to make more points than the opponent, with the preferred trump suit.
  • Instead it is the 4-level bid immediately above the agreed trump suit; i.e.

brought suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Klein and Spector brought suit in federal court.
  • They also brought suit, but in a lower court.
  • Subsequently, Garland brought suit against Bell to annul the Bell patents.

libel suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Light's subsequent libel suit against Groth was eventually dismissed.
  • Martin initiated a libel suit.
  • At 1 a.m on October 27, O'Hara was arrested in another libel suit by Quinn.

filed a suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Armstrong filed a suit in U.S. District Court against Tygart and USADA.
  • The organization filed a suit in Calcutta High Court, under which andamanas jurisdiction comes.
  • They also filed a suit against the JSA for dismissing them, and the trial began on February 6, 2009.

did not suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • But retirement did not suit her and she fell into depression.
  • Constantine ignored those parts of Diocletian's rule that did not suit him.
  • Vasant Thengdi did not suit the role, being termed as a "pretty ridiculous portrayal".

following suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • U.S. courts may soon be following suit.
  • Each player must overcall the highest card, if possible, whilst still following suit.
  • Manickvel arrives on the scene and salutes Sathyam, with other officers following suit.

space suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Mars suit A Mars suit or Mars space suit is a space suit for EVAs on the planet Mars.
  • Bill Anders's space suit is on display at the Science Museum in London, United Kingdom.

better suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Kitty Empire of "The Observer" observed that "it would better suit a boy band in a Caribbean time warp.
  • Later, GKOS has been further developed under name ComboKey to better suit the touch screens of smartphones.
  • It is essentially a Kawai K4r with percussion waveforms, plus faster envelopes, gate mode and amplifier to better suit percussion sounds.

action suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In February 2010, a settlement was approved by the Courts in the class action suit.
  • A class action suit was filed on behalf of shareholders alleging securities violations.
  • UFCW later filed a class action suit against the ICE and DHS on Fourth and Fifth Amendment grounds.

same suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A card can be beaten by a higher card of the same suit.
  • However, the offender may play an honor of the same suit instead of the minor penalty card.
  • To exemplify, 8, 9, 10 of same suit of card is a pure run, while 8, 9, Joker is an impure run.

suit was filed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The suit was filed on behalf of the victims' families.
  • A civil suit was filed in Pune Court asking for a ban on the documentary film.
  • Before the divorce suit was filed, Chaplin had begun work on a new film, "The Circus".

suit was settled

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The suit was settled out of court in December 2015.
  • The suit was settled in 2008 for $39.5 million.
  • The Kettleman suit was settled for $335 million in 2006.

black suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He wears a black suit with white shirt and bow tie.
  • In the 20th century, the black suit was largely replaced by the dark blue or grey suit.
  • For his performance in the E.S.C., Mickey wore a black suit, and played a green guitar.

class action suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In February 2010, a settlement was approved by the Courts in the class action suit.
  • A class action suit was filed on behalf of shareholders alleging securities violations.
  • UFCW later filed a class action suit against the ICE and DHS on Fourth and Fifth Amendment grounds.

civil suit against

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Mrs. Hillsborough brought a $5 million civil suit against Anita Bryant claiming Hillsborough's attackers said "Here's one for Anita".
  • In the aftermath of the acquittals, Fritz Moen's lawyers filed a civil suit against the Norwegian government seeking 28 million NOK (€3 million).
  • The family of Davidson filed a civil suit against Shakur and Interscope Records, claiming the record's violent lyrics incite "imminent lawless action".

new suit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He wore his new suit to a game, and his team got beaten badly.
  • While there he created a new suit that could siphon off Nuklo's radiation.
  • In June 2016, Cumulus Media and Westwood One moved to have the new suit dismissed.

suit was dismissed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A demurrer to the bill was sustained and the suit was dismissed.
  • The suit was dismissed by U.S. District Court Judge Henry H. Kennedy Jr. in March 2001.
  • Love's suit was dismissed in 2007 when a judge determined that there were no triable issues.
E.g.
  • Subsequently, Garland brought suit against Bell to annul the Bell patents.
  • The Devault-Graves Agency brought suit against the Salinger Trust for what they termed as interference with their foreign marketing of the book.
  • The Second Audiencia brought suit against the "oidores" of the First Audiencia Nuño Beltrán de Guzmán, Juan Ortiz de Matienzo and Diego Delgadillo.

suit filed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Grassby had already lost a civil suit filed by Barbara Mackay, forcing him to unconditionally apologise.
  • In light of the report's results, a request was made in court for the class-action suit filed in 2013 to be enlarged.
  • The film was initially set for a September 2019 release, but was moved up several months - to 28 June, largely as a result of a copyright suit filed by Paul McCartney.

suit the needs

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Each stage of these designs may be a different type of amp to suit the needs of that stage.
  • Godzilla's allegiance and motivations have changed from film to film to suit the needs of the story.
  • The working hours of a driving instructor must be adjustable enough to suit the needs of the student.
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