Behavior befitting a father. From Wordnet, Princeton University.
Adjective : planned with a befitting sense of majesty. From Dictionary.com.
Verb (used with object), : His clothes befit the occasion. From Dictionary.com.
American Classic, a title befitting the artist himself, finds Willie Nelson returning to the Great American Songbook in a sequel to his best-selling crossover album. From Wordnik.com. [All articles at Blogcritics] Reference
He had no desire for a life term befitting monarchs like today's leaders. From Wordnik.com. [Conservative Outpost] Reference
First, this commoner wanted a noble title befitting the commission that was being given him. From Wordnik.com. [Pastwatch, the Redemtion of Christopher Columbus]
His signing was followed by days of debate over a new nickname befitting his Boston arrival. From Wordnik.com. [The Seattle Times] Reference
The Idaho company has come up with something to help your hands with a name befitting the times. From Wordnik.com. [IdahoStatesman.com News Updates] Reference
"A certain befitting gravity should grace the occasion," Chris agreed, placing his hand on Planchette. From Wordnik.com. [Planchette] Reference
It was a name befitting a goddess: Dementia, who caused her sister Demeter to forget to turn winter into spring. From Wordnik.com. [The Bonesetter's Daughter]
We didn't want to invest the emotional energy into coming up with a name befitting our 1,200 pound squatter, because soon, we knew, she'd be gone from our lives. From Wordnik.com. [The Pioneer Woman - Full RSS Feed] Reference
It was an "explosive device," a euphemism befitting a neighborhood where years of false alarms in the markets have taught the locals not to take trouble too seriously. From Wordnik.com. [How Wall Street Learned to Stop Worrying About the Bomb] Reference
Unstoppable is the only word befitting when you view the English as your enemy. From Wordnik.com. [The English as 'Your' Enemy.] Reference
Or Scooter, or some such stupidly assinine moniker befitting a nine year old kid. From Wordnik.com. [Firedoglake » Be Nice to the Man With the Double-Barrel Shotgun] Reference
Juvenal, and lashed English society in terms befitting the corruption of Imperial Rome. From Wordnik.com. [Brief History of English and American Literature] Reference
Beltway Liberal, with a schoolgirl mind & turns of phrase befitting a columnist for the HS newspaper. From Wordnik.com. [Frank Rich promotes Barack Obama.] Reference
They bore down too hard, imitated Juvenal, and lashed English society in terms befitting the corruption of imperial. From Wordnik.com. [From Chaucer to Tennyson] Reference
With a stroke of genius, Jeffery came up with the only name befitting what was to follow: the Jimi Hendrix Experience. From Wordnik.com. [Jimi Hendrix: 'You never told me he was that good'] Reference
The four men were seated, each with his legs crossed, and each wearing the funereal expression befitting a solemn occasion. From Wordnik.com. [Susan Lenox: Her Fall and Rise] Reference
Throughout, the fight has been waged in terms befitting its wealthy, well-schooled combatants: one side invoked the words of. From Wordnik.com. [NYT > Home Page] Reference
I think Carrol Thomas would be a perfect name befitting a dying community, complete with high taxes, high unemployment and high crime. From Wordnik.com. [Beaumont Enterprise Blogs] Reference
It also emerged that the vehicles more "befitting" than the. From Wordnik.com. [ANC Daily News Briefing] Reference
Apparently the siblings are all rallying round to give him a "befitting" burial. From Wordnik.com. [On marriage, family and compromise] Reference
I thought Darko's oh-so-smart-martyr shtick was kind of befitting his teen boy-ness. From Wordnik.com. [intertribal: the good thing is, I kept thinking of movies I liked, not movies I hated] Reference
Speak the word befitting both. From Wordnik.com. [The Complete Works of Whittier] Reference
(link) I thought Darko's oh-so-smart-martyr shtick was kind of befitting his teen boy-ness. From Wordnik.com. [intertribal: the good thing is, I kept thinking of movies I liked, not movies I hated] Reference
To avoid this problem, a section of the Bengal unit wants to offer him a post "befitting" his stature. From Wordnik.com. [Hindustan Times News Feeds 'Views'] Reference
193-pound wide receiver/returner certainly qualifies for such a tag befitting his efficiency. From Wordnik.com. [USATODAY.com - Brown can KO foes with single strike] Reference
What kind of pictures would have been more befitting?. From Wordnik.com. [Grandmother Spears Speaks Out] Reference
Little Acres was a modest and unassuming stand befitting it's name. From Wordnik.com. [Steve Poses: Farm Stands of Mercer County, NJ] Reference
It has a character, looks and the off-road ability befitting a Jeep. From Wordnik.com. [American Personal Picks: July 4th Edition] Reference
Then he came up with a plan befitting a heavy user: eat more Taco Bell. From Wordnik.com. [Fast-Food Lovers, Unite!] Reference
But with a new level of confidence befitting his high poll numbers, he swung. From Wordnik.com. [The Stealth Campaign] Reference
It was hardly the sort of scanty attire that Jerry saw as befitting an auto show. From Wordnik.com. [Jerry Flint: An Inspiration And An Education] Reference
As befitting a legendary photo agency, the Magnum book offers photographs straight-up, with few words. From Wordnik.com. [A Tragic Day Revisited] Reference
After grabbing Hollywood's attention, Bassett was sure she'd get the quality roles befitting a classically trained actress. From Wordnik.com. [Angela's Fire] Reference
But boomer humor may owe its greatest debt to Mad magazine, which, befitting such a boomer touchstone, was created in 1952. From Wordnik.com. [The Boomer Files: The Way We Laughed] Reference
Sitting in front of the president's desk, befitting his more junior position, was Truman's White House counsel, Clark Clifford. From Wordnik.com. [A Case of Courage] Reference
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