suit someone down to the ground

suit someone down to the ground
Brit.
be extremely convenient or appropriate for someone.
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English new terms dictionary. 2014.

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  • suit someone down to the ground — suit (someone) down to the ground informal if something suits someone down to the ground, it suits them perfectly, usually because it is convenient for them. She has a young child so working from home suits her down to the ground …   New idioms dictionary

  • suit someone down to the ground — british phrase to be very convenient or suitable for someone Working at home on Fridays suits him down to the ground. Thesaurus: to be good enough or as good as expectedsynonym Main entry: suit …   Useful english dictionary

  • suit someone down to the ground — British to be very convenient or suitable for someone Working at home on Fridays suits him down to the ground …   English dictionary

  • suit down to the ground — suit (someone) down to the ground informal if something suits someone down to the ground, it suits them perfectly, usually because it is convenient for them. She has a young child so working from home suits her down to the ground …   New idioms dictionary

  • suit */*/*/ — I UK [suːt] / US [sut] verb [transitive] Word forms suit : present tense I/you/we/they suit he/she/it suits present participle suiting past tense suited past participle suited 1) to be convenient or suitable for someone The after school programme …   English dictionary

  • suit — noun 1》 a set of outer clothes made of the same fabric and designed to be worn together, typically consisting of a jacket and trousers or a jacket and skirt.     ↘a set of clothes for a particular activity: a jogging suit.     ↘informal a high… …   English new terms dictionary

  • ground — ground1 [ground] n. [ME grund < OE, ground, bottom, akin to Ger grund, ON grunnr: for IE base see GRIND] 1. a) Obs. the lowest part, base, or bottom of anything b) the bottom of a body of water 2. the surface of the earth, specif. the solid… …   English World dictionary

  • suit — 1 noun (C) 1 CLOTHES a set of clothes made of the same material, usually including a jacket (=short coat) with trousers or a skirt: a cream linen suit | a grey winter suit see also: morning suit 2 jogging/swim suit a piece or pieces of clothing… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • ground — 1 /graUnd/ noun EARTH SURFACE 1 (U) the surface of the earth: The leaf slowly fluttered to the ground. | The air raids were followed by military action on the ground. | below/above ground: miners working 10 hour shifts below ground compare floor… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • ground — ground1 W1S1 [graund] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(earth)¦ 2¦(area of land)¦ 3¦(reason)¦ 4¦(subject)¦ 5¦(opinion)¦ 6¦(sport)¦ 7 hold/stand your ground 8 get off the ground 9 gain ground 10 lose ground …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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