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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Accord or comport with.

Usage examples (36)
  • But I'll take care henceforward to use such as befit the dignity of my office; for 'in
  • She was attired in costly stuffs of deep and warm colours, such as befit the winter and the snow.
  • It has its full share of scientific, artistic, and benevolent institutions such as befit a great European capital.
  • "I thank you for your generous words, which are such as befit your nature," said Castell gently; "but what says Margaret?" for more
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