What does suite mean?

Definitions for suite
swit; for 3 often sutsuit·e

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word suite.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. suitenoun

    a musical composition of several movements only loosely connected

  2. suite, roomsnoun

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

  3. cortege, retinue, suite, entouragenoun

    the group following and attending to some important person

  4. suitenoun

    a matching set of furniture

Wiktionary

  1. suitenoun

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

  2. suitenoun

    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.

  3. suitenoun

    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.

  4. suitenoun

    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.

  5. suitenoun

    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.

  6. Etymology: From suite.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Sutenoun

    for suite. Sort.

    Touching matters belonging to the church of Christ, this we conceive that they are not of one sute. Richard Hooker.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Suitenoun

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

  2. Suitenoun

    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

  3. Suitenoun

    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

  4. 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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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. Rachel Thomas:

    They lose more ground than white women and they lose more ground than men of color, and by the time you get to the C-suite... none of us should be celebrating what the C-suite looks like : Only one in four C-suite executives is a woman and only one in 25 is a woman of color.

  2. The FBI document:

    Hanley was informed by DS (Department of State) that the briefing book and document should have never been in the suite.

  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. John Burkhardt:

    There's a whole suite of very experienced and talented people at Pfizer who are solely working on this.

  5. Gremiana Gonzalez:

    In a way it goes against my principles because I am not completely in agreement with piracy, but in these circumstances either you use pirated software or you don't eat, i know that just like me, many Venezuelans depend completely on freelancing, and Adobe's suite is the most widely-used, best-acclaimed and easiest to access.

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