suit·​ing | \ ˈsü-tiŋ How to pronounce suiting (audio) \

Definition of suiting

1 : fabric for suits
2 : a suit of clothes

Examples of suiting in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The men, meanwhile, wore the sharp suiting, overcoats, and fedoras that were popular during the era. Christian Allaire, Vogue, 18 July 2022 Where traditional Neapolitan suiting is distinguished by extensive handwork, which gives suits a unique but also inconsistent character, Sannino embraces cutting-edge engineering alongside craft. Alexander Freeling, Robb Report, 31 Aug. 2022 Additionally, why not lean into soft suiting, or your trusty leggings but paired with chic jackets, oversized bottoms that feel like swears, and classic track suits. Kerry Pieri, Harper's BAZAAR, 6 June 2022 Currently on the promo trail in support of her new show on Hulu, The Girl From Plainville, Fanning and her stylist Samantha McMillen used her latest outing to deliver a masterclass in razor-sharp suiting. Vogue, 7 Apr. 2022 All these elements combine to make a fitting background for Jenanne Filat, a fifth-generation tailor specializing in men's suiting. Helaine Williams, Arkansas Online, 17 July 2022 For relaxed, celebratory affairs like rehearsal dinners, more casual suiting options and colors beckon. Alexander Freeling, Robb Report, 28 June 2022 Flushed with a variety of colorful oversized knits, vests, shirting and relaxed suiting, the collaborative capsule is designed to evoke LA’s relaxed vibe. Demetrius Simms, Robb Report, 20 May 2022 While making appearances with his wife, Hailey Bieber, by his side, the singer played the part of a Hollywood heartthrob—but never succumbed to boring, traditional suiting. Christian Allaire, Vogue, 22 Dec. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of suiting

1863, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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15 Sep 2022

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“Suiting.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Oct. 2022.

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