New English-Irish Dictionary
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suit

1. noun CLOTH set of clothes2. noun LAW lawsuit3. noun GAMES type of playing cards4. verb flatter, look good on5. verb be convenient6. verb be appropriate, be right for 7. verb be beneficial
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1 noun CLOTH set of clothesculaith fem2  c m uculaith éadaightwo-piece suit culaith dhá phíosa 2 noun LAW lawsuitcás dlí  c m uagra dlí technical term  c m uagra technical term masc  c m ulibel suit agra leabhail
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3 noun GAMES type of playing cardsdath masc3  c m u 4 verb flatter, look good on TRANSITIVEfóir do PhrV  c m uoir do PhrV  c m ufeil verb  c m uthat colour really suits you fóireann an dath sin go breá duit, oireann an dath sin go breá duit, feileann an dath sin go breá thúthe glasses suited her perfectly d'fheil na spéaclaí go hiontach di, bhí na spéaclaí go hálainn uirthi 5 verb be convenient
TRANSITIVEfóir do PhrV  c m uoir do PhrV  c m ufeil verb  c m ucall me when it suits you glaoigh orm nuair a bheidh deis agat, glaoigh orm ar do dheissuit yourself déan do rogha rud, bí ar do chomhairle féin, mar is áil leat féin é, mar a thograíonn tú féin é
INTRANSITIVEfóir verb  c m uoir verb  c m ufeil verb  c m ucome back when it suits tar ar ais nuair a fhóireann sé, tar ar ais nuair a gheobhaidh tú deis
6 verb be appropriate, be right for TRANSITIVEfóir do PhrV  c m uoir do PhrV  c m ufeil verb  c m uwhichever approach suits you best cibé cur chuige is fearr a oireann duit 7 verb be beneficial TRANSITIVEfóir do PhrV  c m uoir do PhrV  c m ufeil verb  c m utar le PhrV  c m uthe sea air didn't suit me níor tháinig aer na farraige liom, níor thaitin aer na farraige liom
phrases

your strong suit

an bua atá agattalking is one of his strong suits tá bua na cainte aige

to suit sb down to the ground

that suits me down to the ground feileann sé sin thar cionn domsa, tá sé sin breá fóirsteanach domsa

to suit the action to the word

beart a dhéanamh de réir do bhriathair

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