He, Hawberk, had negotiated for and secured the greave, and now the suit was complete.
He is actually right in stating in the suit that the citizens of Pennsylvania have been “irreparably harmed.”
Westmoreland and his wife sent Wallace flowers and eventually dropped the suit.
His hair is a thinning silver brillo pad, and his belly juts forward from beneath his suit jacket.
He also got hit with a suit from an investor in his Broadway show.
Because the people who will answer will not suit your purpose at all.
The subject is one which can be popularized to suit even such an audience.
I did him up in my handkerchief, but that did not suit him at all.
My reason is that I wish to have a son-in-law who will suit my wants.
From the skirt of the suit had been cut a neat, square hole.
c.1300, "attendance at court, the company attending," also their livery or uniform, via Anglo-French siwte, from Old French suitte "attendance, act of following," from Gallo-Romance *sequita, fem. of *sequitus, from Latin secutus, past participle of sequi "to attend, follow" (see sequel).
Meaning "application to a court for justice, lawsuit" is first recorded early 15c. Meaning "set of clothes to be worn together" is attested from early 15c., from notion of the livery or uniform of court attendants. As a derisive term for "businessman," it dates from 1979. Meaning "set of playing cards bearing the same symbol" is first attested 1520s, also from the notion of livery. Hence, to follow suit (1670s), which is from card playing.
"be agreeable or convenient," 1570s, from suit (n.), probably from the notion of "provide with a set of new clothes."
Something that gives comfort and security; security blanket
[1892+; fr the use of a cloth soaked in sugar water to appease a suckling infant; sugar-teat is found by 1847]
1. Ugly and uncomfortable "business clothing" often worn by non-hackers. Invariably worn with a "tie", a strangulation device that partially cuts off the blood supply to the brain. It is thought that this explains much about the behaviour of suit-wearers.
2. A person who habitually wears suits, as distinct from a techie or hacker.
See loser, burble, management, Stupids, SNAFU principle, and brain-damaged.