What is suit?

  • (noun): A man's courting of a woman; seeking the affections of a woman (usually with the hope of marriage).
    Synonyms: courtship, wooing, courting
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on suit, suits:

Flight Suit
... A flight suit is a full body garment, worn while flying aircraft such as military airplanes, gliders and helicopters ... These suits are generally made to keep the wearer warm, as well as being practical (plenty of pockets), and durable (including fire retardant) ... A military flight suit may also show rank insignia ...
Powered Exoskeleton - Limitations and Design Issues - Pinching and Joint Fouling
... Instead the wearer may be enclosed in a heavy fabric suit to protect them from joint pinch hazards ... also be accomplished by enclosing the exoskeleton mechanics in a tough fabric suit separate from the user, which functions as a protective "skin" for ... This enclosing suit around the exoskeleton can also protect the wearer from pinch hazards ...
Cape Wrath (TV series) - Cast - Other Characters
... Campbell Scot Williams as Tom Tyrell David Smallbone as Green Suit John Warman as Green Suit Christopher Wilson as Green Suit ...
Suit - Other Uses
... Lawsuit or suit in law, an action brought before a court to recover a right or redress a grievance Suit (cards), one of four groups into which a deck of cards ... "That'll cost ya a suit." ...
Tankini
... (also known as tanqueray) is a bathing suit combining a tank top, mostly made of spandex-and-cotton or Lycra-and-nylon, and a bikini bottom introduced in the late 1990s ... is considered by some to provide modesty closer to a one piece suit with the convenience of a two piece suit, as the entire suit need not be removed in order to use a lavatory ...

More definitions of "suit":

  • (noun): Playing card in any of four sets of 13 cards in a pack; each set has its own symbol and color.
    Example: "A flush is five cards in the same suit"; "in bridge you must follow suit"; "what suit is trumps?"
  • (noun): A comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy.
    Example: "The family brought suit against the landlord"
    Synonyms: lawsuit, case, cause, causa
  • (noun): A set of garments (usually including a jacket and trousers or skirt) for outerwear all of the same fabric and color.
    Example: "They buried him in his best suit"
    Synonyms: suit of clothes
  • (verb): Accord or comport with.
    Example: "This kind of behavior does not suit a young woman!"
    Synonyms: befit, beseem
  • (verb): Enhance the appearance of.
    Example: "This behavior doesn't suit you!"
    Synonyms: become
  • (noun): A businessman dressed in a business suit.
    Example: "All the suits care about is the bottom line"
  • (noun): A petition or appeal made to a person of superior status or rank.
  • (verb): Be agreeable or acceptable.
    Example: "This time suits me"

Famous quotes containing the word suit:

    Please God, we’re all right here. Please leave us alone.
    Don’t send death in his fat red suit and his ho-ho baritone.
    Anne Sexton (1928–1974)

    Martin, a woman hasn’t got any political opinions. I run this farm to suit myself. I’ll shoot the daylights out of anybody—British, Indian or American—that thinks he can come around here monkeyin’ in my business. That satisfy ya?
    Lamar Trotti (1898–1952)