French translation of 'suited'
- (= appropriate, right)
to be suited to sth [tool, object, area]
se prêter à qch
⇒ I'm not suited to living in the city.
Vivre en ville ne me convient pas.
to be well suited [couple]
être bien assorti(e)
Example Sentences Including 'suited'
She had put on weight, too, now that she was eating a diet more suited to her Harshini metabolism.TREASON KEEP (2001)
Sometimes I think I might have been better suited to a career in psychotherapy.KICK BACK (2002)
The South African school year began not in September but in January, which suited his plans.The Image of Laura
Trends of 'suited'
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couleur fto follow suit [cardplayer]
jouer la couleur demandée(figurative, = do likewise)
faire de même
- (= lawsuit)
procès mto bring a suit against sb
intenter un procès contre qn
- (= look good on) [garment, outfit, colour, hairstyle]
⇒ That dress really suits you.
Cette robe te va vraiment bien.
- (= be convenient for)
⇒ What time would suit you?
Quelle heure vous conviendrait?
⇒ That suits me fine.
Cela me convient très bien.
- (= be right for)
⇒ I don't think a sedentary life would suit me.
Je ne pense pas qu'une vie sédentaire me conviendrait.to suit sb down to the ground (mainly British)
convenir parfaitement à qn
- (= please)
comme tu veux!
- (= adapt)
to suit sth to
adapter qch à
⇒ They suited it exactly to my needs.
Ils l'ont parfaitement adapté à mes besoins.
Example Sentences Including 'suit'
He was wearing a cream suit , a dark blue shirt open at the throat, a pair of polished black slip-ons.CHAMELEON (2002)
My clothes were hanging in the closet all ready in a suit bag.BETTER THAN THIS (2002)
The responsibilities which Richard Rose wore like a summer suit hung off Sutherland's shoulders like a yoke of full pails.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
'suited' in Other Languages
Translation of suited from the Collins English to French Dictionary