Definition of suite
1 : retinue; especially : the personal staff accompanying a ruler, diplomat, or dignitary on official business
2 : a group of things forming a unit or constituting a collection : set: such asa : a group of rooms occupied as a unitb (1) : a 17th and 18th century instrumental musical form consisting of a series of dances in the same or related keys (2) : a modern instrumental composition in several movements of different character (3) : a long orchestral concert arrangement in suite form of material drawn from a longer work (such as a ballet)c : a collection of minerals or rocks having some characteristic in common (such as type or origin)d : a set of matched furnituree : a set of computer programs designed to work together and usually sold as a single unit
Examples of suite in a Sentence
a suite of offices on the fifth floor
The executive suite is on the top floor.
She checked into a suite.
We stayed in the hotel's honeymoon suite.
The orchestra will be performing a suite.
Recent Examples of suite from the Web
Open October to May. Ranch rooms and suites, all-inclusive or room-only.
Visitors can explore the grand rooms of the mansion, and the upstairs suites, or take the evening tour, complete with docents dressed in period clothes, to see the estate come alive at night.
What’s left of the hedge fund now operates out of a 30th-floor suite at the corner of 57th Street and Park Avenue in New York.
A master bath with separate vanities, jetted soaking tub, separate shower stall with bench seat and walk-in closet compliment the suite.
As arranged by former CSO music director Artur Rodzinski, the 25-minute suite encapsulates the finest music from this treasurable opera, and the Chicago Symphony gave it its most sumptuous attention.
Viejas Casino & Resort marked a milestone in its major expansion Friday with the installation of the final steel beam in a new, five-story all-suites hotel tower.
The NHC product suite has included a wind speed probability swath since 2006, but new this season is the addition of time of arrival lines for the onset of tropical-storm-force winds.
All cabins come with their own en-suite bathroom and shower.
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SUITE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of suite for English Language Learners
: a group of rooms that is used for one purpose
: a group of rooms in a hotel that is used by one person, couple, family, etc.
: a piece of music that is made up of many short pieces that are taken from a larger work (such as a ballet)
SUITE Defined for Kids
Definition of suite for Students
1 : a number of connected rooms (as in a hotel)
2 : a set of matched furniture for a room
Medical Definition of suite
: a group of rooms in a medical facility dedicated to a specified function or specialty a surgical suite
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