Synonyms for (noun) suit

Synonyms: lawsuit, case, causa, cause, suit

Definition: a comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy

Usage: the family brought suit against the landlord

Similar words: legal proceeding, proceeding, proceedings

Definition: (law) the institution of a sequence of steps by which legal judgments are invoked


Synonyms: suit, suit of clothes

Definition: a set of garments (usually including a jacket and trousers or skirt) for outerwear all of the same fabric and color

Usage: they buried him in his best suit

Similar words: garment

Definition: an article of clothing

Usage: garments of the finest silk


Synonyms: suit

Definition: playing card in any of four sets of 13 cards in a pack; each set has its own symbol and color

Usage: a flush is five cards in the same suit; in bridge you must follow suit; what suit is trumps?

Similar words: playing card

Definition: one of a pack of cards that are used to play card games


Synonyms: suit

Definition: a petition or appeal made to a person of superior status or rank

Similar words: appeal, entreaty, prayer

Definition: earnest or urgent request

Usage: an entreaty to stop the fighting; an appeal for help; an appeal to the public to keep calm


Synonyms: suit, wooing, courting, courtship

Definition: a man's courting of a woman; seeking the affections of a woman (usually with the hope of marriage)

Usage: its was a brief and intense courtship

Similar words: appeal, entreaty, prayer

Definition: earnest or urgent request

Usage: an entreaty to stop the fighting; an appeal for help; an appeal to the public to keep calm


Synonyms: suit

Definition: (slang) a businessman dressed in a business suit

Usage: all the suits care about is the bottom line

Similar words: businessman, man of affairs

Definition: a person engaged in commercial or industrial business (especially an owner or executive)

Synonyms for (verb) suit

Synonyms: befit, beseem, suit

Definition: accord or comport with

Usage: This kind of behavior does not suit a young woman!

Similar words: correspond, tally, jibe, match, fit, gibe, agree, check

Definition: be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics

Usage: The two stories don't agree in many details; The handwriting checks with the signature on the check; The suspect's fingerprints don't match those on the gun


Synonyms: accommodate, suit, fit

Definition: be agreeable or acceptable to

Usage: This suits my needs

Similar words: meet, conform to, fit

Definition: satisfy a condition or restriction

Usage: Does this paper meet the requirements for the degree?


Synonyms: become, suit

Definition: enhance the appearance of

Usage: Mourning becomes Electra; This behavior doesn't suit you!

Similar words: embellish, fancify, prettify, beautify

Definition: make more beautiful


Synonyms: suit

Definition: be agreeable or acceptable

Usage: This time suits me

Similar words: be

Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)

Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer