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Meaning of SUITE

Pronunciation:  sweet

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  apartment consisting of a series of connected rooms used as a living unit (as in a hotel)
  2. [n]  a musical composition of several movements only loosely connected
  3. [n]  a matching set of furniture
  4. [n]  the group following and attending to some important person
 

SUITE is a 5 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: cortege, entourage, retinue, rooms
 
 See Also: apartment, assemblage, bedroom set, bedroom suite, bodyguard, composition, court, diningroom set, diningroom suite, flat, gathering, guard, livingroom set, livingroom suite, musical composition, opus, piece, piece of music, royal court, set

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Suite\, n. [F. See {Suit}, n.]
1. A retinue or company of attendants, as of a distinguished
   personage; as, the suite of an ambassador. See {Suit}, n.,
   5.

2. 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.

         Mr. Barnard took one of the candles that stood upon
         the king's table, and lighted his majesty through a
         suite of rooms till they came to a private door into
         the library.                          --Boswell.

3. (Mus.) 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.

 

 

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