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Suit

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[n] (law) a comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy; "the family brought suit against the landlord"
[n] a set of garments (usually including a jacket and trousers or skirt) for outerwear all of the same fabric and color; "they buried him in his best suit"
[n] playing card in any of four sets of 13 cards in a pack; each set has its own symbol and color; "a flush is five cards in the same suit"; "in bridge you must follow suit"; "what suit is trumps?"
[n] a petition or appeal made to a person of superior status or rank
[n] a man's courting of a woman; seeking the affections of a woman (usually with the hope of marriage); "its was a brief and intense courtship"
[v] accord or comport with
[v] be agreeable or acceptable to; "This suits my needs"
[v] enhance the appearance of; "Mourning becomes Electra"; "This behavior doesn't suit you!"
[v] be agreeable or acceptable; "This time suits me"

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