What does befitting mean?

Definitions for befitting
bɪˈfɪt ɪŋbe·fit·ting

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. befittingadjective

    appropriate to

    "behavior befitting a father"


  1. befittingadjective

    appropriate, becoming

Webster Dictionary

  1. Befitting

    of Befit

  2. Befittingadjective

    suitable; proper; becoming; fitting

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of befitting in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of befitting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of befitting in a Sentence

  1. Anuj Somany:

    Switching over from the usage of car and motorbike to bicycle for daily commuting within the city is only a befitting reply to the artificial fuel price hike happening regularly.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    The best and the befitting reply from the lower & lower- middle economic class citizen of the nation to the artificial hike of petrol & diesel price is to travel short distance by bicycle and mid to long distance via public transport system.

  3. Artist Dave Poulin:

    From the day of its installation, I have shared my disappointment in the final outcome and have always believed it to be by far my most unsettling sculpture, not befitting of Lucy's beauty or my ability as a sculptor.

  4. Stendhal:

    The great majority of men, especially in France, both desire and possess a fashionable woman, much in the way one might own a fine horse -- as a luxury befitting a young man.

  5. Imran Khan:

    I want to tell you, Narendra Modi, that we will give a befitting response. Our armed forces are ready.

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    the quality of being impenetrable (by people or light or missiles etc.)
    • A. jocularity
    • B. preponderance
    • C. substrate
    • D. imperviousness

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