What does suite mean?

Definitions for suite
swit; for 3 often sutsuite

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. suite(noun)

    a musical composition of several movements only loosely connected

  2. suite, rooms(noun)

    apartment consisting of a series of connected rooms used as a living unit (as in a hotel)

  3. cortege, retinue, suite, entourage(noun)

    the group following and attending to some important person

  4. suite(noun)

    a matching set of furniture

Wiktionary

  1. suite(Noun)

    A retinue or company of attendants, as of a distinguished personage; as, the suite of an ambassador.

    Etymology: From suite.

  2. suite(Noun)

    A connected series or succession of objects; a number of things used or classed together; a set; as, a suite of rooms; a suite of minerals.

    Etymology: From suite.

  3. suite(Noun)

    A group of connected rooms, usually separable from other rooms by means of access.

    The Presidential suite is well appointed and allows for good security.

    Etymology: From suite.

  4. suite(Noun)

    a musical form, popular before the time of the sonata, consisting of a string or series of pieces all in the same key, mostly in various dance rhythms, with sometimes an elaborate prelude.

    Etymology: From suite.

  5. suite(Noun)

    an excerpt of instrumental music from a larger work that contains other elements besides the music; for example, the Nutcracker Suite is the music (but not the dancing) from the ballet The Nutcracker, and the Carmen Suite is the instrumental music (but not the singing and dancing) from the opera Carmen.

    Etymology: From suite.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Suite(noun)

    a retinue or company of attendants, as of a distinguished personage; as, the suite of an ambassador. See Suit, n., 5

    Etymology: [F. See Suit, n.]

  2. Suite(noun)

    a connected series or succession of objects; a number of things used or clessed together; a set; as, a suite of rooms; a suite of minerals. See Suit, n., 6

    Etymology: [F. See Suit, n.]

  3. Suite(noun)

    one of the old musical forms, before the time of the more compact sonata, consisting of a string or series of pieces all in the same key, mostly in various dance rhythms, with sometimes an elaborate prelude. Some composers of the present day affect the suite form

    Etymology: [F. See Suit, n.]

Freebase

  1. Suite

    In music, a suite is an ordered set of instrumental or orchestral pieces normally performed in a concert setting rather than as accompaniment; they may be extracts from a ballet, incidental music to a play, opera, film or video game, or they may be entirely original movements. In the Baroque era the suite was more precisely defined, with the pieces unified by key, and consisting of dances usually preceded by a prelude or overture. The suite was also known as Suite de danses, Ordre or Partita. In the eighteenth century, the term ouverture or overture may refer to the entire suite, as it does with the orchestral suites of J.S. Bach.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Suite

    swēt, n. a train of followers or attendants: a regular set, particularly of rooms: a series of dances arranged for instruments in the same or relative keys, and usually preceded by a prelude: a sequel. [Fr. Cf. Suit.]

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British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'suite' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3912

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'suite' in Nouns Frequency: #2261

Anagrams for suite »

  1. etuis, étuis

  2. Etuis

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How to say suite in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of suite in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of suite in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of suite in a Sentence

  1. Grabyo Chief Executive Gareth Capon:

    The speed is important, how fast it is. How simple and easy it is to use - it's all cloud-based so you can access it through a laptop and wifi, rather than being in some big edit suite.

  2. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Le bonheur provient toujours dans, et ce ne est sûrement pas une illusion. Garder le moral élevé, et être reconnaissants pour chaque moment précieux que vous êtes si heureux de vivre et de profiter - tout de suite! la vie est bonne. Profitez-en!

  3. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Je me demande souvent à propos de la croyance la plus commune que Dieu ne vous donnera rien de plus que ce que vous pourriez peut-être manipuler; surtout quand je regarde autour de réaliser que la vie jette souvent des balles courbes un après l'autre que la plupart des gens trouvent difficile à gérer, physiquement et / ou émotionnellement. Il est vrai que beaucoup de gens sont confrontés à de nombreuses difficultés et les épreuves déchirantes qui incluent le rejet social, les discriminations raciales et sexuelles, la pauvreté déranger, le chômage horrible, les maladies mentales invalidantes, violence extrême, y compris le viol, et les maladies les plus difficiles comme le cancer et ainsi de suite, juste pour nommer quelques-uns. Ma compréhension personnelle est que la vie peut certainement vous combler avec beaucoup plus de défis que vous pouvez manipuler, et qui est la réalité que vous avez à accepter. Cela étant dit, je crois aussi que seul Dieu vous donnera la force - qui est nécessaire pour perdurer à travers ces situations difficiles, et à surmonter les adversités plus efficace. De sorte que vous ne devez pas perdre espoir face aux défis dans la vie, et devrait continuer à avoir une foi solide en Dieu pour le courage, l'endurance et la force qui vous permettrait de surmonter ces difficultés. Et je suis sûr que Dieu prendra soin de vous, comme toujours, au cours de ces phases difficiles dans votre vie.

  4. Brandon Rees:

    High pay disparities hurt morale no matter where you work, it doesn't matter if you work in the executive suite or on the shop floor, it undermines team cohesion.

  5. Gregory Bernstein:

    She's in a private VIP suite. Why not let her recover there and make sure everything is all right ? because it would be a lot worse if they let her out right away and she had to go back because of a complication.

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    • A. abrade
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