Definition of besuited in English:



  • (of a man) wearing a suit.

    ‘a quiet, besuited bank manager’
    • ‘The station, made famous in the eponymous Oscar-nominated film, was filled with grizzled old men in rakish Panama hats, young Turks in Bermuda shorts and T-shirts, and besuited and bemused commuters.’
    • ‘The City, by contrast, is bustling with besuited business people during the week yet is almost a ghost town at weekends, when most shops and many bars and restaurants close due to lack of trade.’
    • ‘The book goes a long way to justify our irrational feelings of irritation towards the earnest besuited men who call to our door, always at a bad moment.’
    • ‘Picture him standing before a conference hall full of besuited greenies, delivering some powerful and inspiring rhetoric about making Scotland sustainable.’
    • ‘A rich white man in a suit wins the US Presidential election against another rich besuited white man.’
    • ‘Clearly the over-zealous child protection lobby that we have here and in America has not yet reached southern Sweden, as the children actually were sitting on the besuited fella's leg.’
    • ‘Surrounding him, a cohort of 18 other besuited men and one woman.’
    • ‘My mobile phone says 19.38 and I am still alone in the aptly christened Nostalgie Ball Room, barring a handful of meticulously besuited men at the door.’
    • ‘It's rather lovely to imagine all those besuited men sitting around a table screaming and sobbing at each other; with him wailing, ‘Why did they vote NO?’’
    • ‘So, burdened with my rucksack and daypack, unshaven in T-shirt and travel combats, I wander among the besuited guests, conference attendees and dignitaries like a sore thumb.’
    • ‘Still, the service overran and we were forced to almost run out of the door, with not even time for the after-service coffee, or to properly say thank you to the besuited gentleman on the door.’
    • ‘This was how a recent trip to Indigo Yard began, with four besuited bankers apparently intent on letting the whole world know they had just ventured into the choppy waters of the mid-life crisis.’
    • ‘Landing at the Pakistan capital's airport the level of security was huge with mustachioed soldiers everywhere and several besuited men jabbering into walkie-talkies.’
    • ‘Amid the besuited men and behatted women of the race track, the Coolmore set stands apart.’
    • ‘But snogging a balding besuited man on a bench will never be my style…’
    • ‘The restaurant was virtually empty, just us and one other distant table where four besuited gentleman were enjoy a manly dinner with lots of drinking and smoking prevailing.’
    • ‘Such a huge beast ambling along, with baskets of fruit for sale hung over its broad back, rushed around by besuited bankers and framed by skyscrapers, is what makes Bangkok so intriguing.’
    • ‘Your characters lean and crouch over a grateful rescued civilian, in typical cool and besuited fashion.’
    • ‘A besuited man wept openly, scrubbing his eyes with crumpled tissue.’
    • ‘The youngsters had set up their own companies as school projects - one making and selling Santa hats and the other making Christmas cards - and they got up on stage in front of the besuited legions to talk about their experiences.’
    well dressed, well turned out, fashionably dressed, fashionable, stylish, chic, modish, elegant, neat, spruce, trim, dapper, debonair
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