Definition of Suited

1. Adjective. Meant or adapted for an occasion or use. "Not an appropriate (or fit) time for flippancy"

Exact synonyms: Suitable
Similar to: Fit
Derivative terms: Suitability, Suitableness



2. Adjective. Outfitted or supplied with clothing. "Recruits suited in green"
Similar to: Clad, Clothed

Definition of Suited

1. Verb. (past of suit) ¹

2. Adjective. (poker of two or more cards) Of the same suit ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Suited

1. suit [v] - See also: suit

Lexicographical Neighbors of Suited

suit of clothes
suit up
suitabilities
suitability
suitable
suitableness
suitablenesses
suitably
suitcase
suitcaseful
suitcasefuls
suitcaselike
suitcases
suitcasesful
suite
suited (current term)
suited and booted
suited up
suitelike
suitemate
suitemates
suiter
suiters
suites
suitheism
suitheistic
suiting
suiting up
suitings
suitless

Literary usage of Suited

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon (1827)
"... should cheerfully resign a twentieth part of it for the benefit of the state". suited to the Such a tax, plentiful as it must prove in every manners, ..."

2. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1910)
"It is, therefore, a type specially suited for great spans. Some suspension bridges have broken down in consequence of the oscillations produced by bodies of ..."

3. Punch by Mark Lemon, Henry Mayhew, Tom Taylor, Shirley Brooks, Francis Cowley Burnand, Owen Seaman (1879)
"Paterfamilias, of peace in quest, Finds that small bills and Brighton her care is, Were better suited with the Rhine suit him best ; Mamma, ..."

4. Irrigation and Drainage: Principles and Practice of Their Cultural Phases by Franklin Hiram King (1898)
"SOIUS BEST suited TO SEWAGE IRRIGATION' In humid climates, where the rainfall is both frequent and abundant, the lighter loams and sandy soils are best ..."

5. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"Both types of plate can be used as either positive or negative, but certain characteristics make the one or the other better suited to particular classes of ..."

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