suit (someone) down to the ground

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of suit (someone) down to the ground

British
: to suit someone perfectly : to be something that someone enjoys very much
  • This kind of work suits me down to the ground.

Word by Word Definitions

suit play
  1. : suite

  2. : recourse or appeal to a feudal superior for justice or redress

  3. : an action or process in a court for the recovery of a right or claim

  1. : to be becoming to

  2. : to be proper for : befit

  3. : to outfit with clothes : dress

someone play
  1. : some person : somebody

down play
  1. : toward or in a lower physical position

  2. : to a lying or sitting position

  3. : toward or to the ground, floor, or bottom

  1. : down (see 1down) along, around, through, toward, in, into, or on

  1. : to cause to go or come down (see 1down) : such as

  2. : to cause to fall by or as if by shooting : bring down

  3. : consume

  1. : occupying a low position

  2. : directed or going downward

  3. : lower in price

  1. : descent, depression

  2. : an instance of putting down someone (such as an opponent in wrestling)

  3. : a complete play to advance the ball

  1. : an undulating usually treeless upland with sparse soil

  2. : a sheep of any breed originating in the downs of southern England

  1. : a covering of soft fluffy feathers

  2. : something soft and fluffy like down

  1. : down syndrome

ground play
  1. : the bottom of a body of water

  2. : sediment

  3. : ground coffee beans after brewing

  1. : to bring to or place on the ground

  2. : to cause to run aground

  3. : to provide a reason or justification for

  1. : past tense and past participle of grind


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