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suitable for a particular person, condition, occasion, or place

pleasingly suited to the wearer

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according with custom or propriety

displaying or setting off to best advantage

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Before becoming the ninth bishop of Algoma, Ont., in 1995, he served as bishop of the diocese of Yukon from 1981 to 1995.
Keith explains, "As parents, we felt that our biggest responsibility was to guide and motivate our five through those transitional early teen years and continue that participative influence through the 'growing pains' to becoming satisfied adults.
His best and most distinctive work was produced early on, and thereafter he repeated and contradicted himself while becoming more aware of problems his views raised but could not resolve.
It begins and ends with the flesh, a site both sacred and profane, ultimately becoming the potential movement into self-ownership, that which was so long denied.
At young age of 41, Origuchi has already ridden some big waves: He was the "emperor of discos" and the maestro of the Juliana's disco craze in the early 1990s; he tapped into Japan's free-too culture, where young adults avoid full time jobs and drift from one part.-time job to the next; and he is now becoming a leader in Japan's home nursing care industry.
We must look at urban environments as an architecture that had a genesis, a reason for becoming, a universe "that did not come about by necessity but as a result of freedom," (2) a freedom of ideas that began with the individual and formed by the collective.
By becoming a voice, becoming actively involved, by leading.
In Become a Recognized Authority in Your Field--in 60 Days or Less, Bly writes that "there is one marketing strategy that, if you master it, eliminates the need to do any other type of selling or marketing ever: becoming a guru.
Surgical procedures are supposed to be successful, so when they do go wrong it must be the doctor's fault, and following the pattern of the United States, we are becoming more litigious.
I really don't enjoy it, but I'm willing to start classes if it will increase my chances of becoming a choreographer.
At a recent national conference, "Animal Rights 2001," there was strong sentiment that becoming a vegan (a vegetarian who also eschews all animal products, including dairy) was an essential commitment.
"We wanted to increase our reaction times to fashion trends among our consumers and reduce our inventory costs, which were becoming a more serious problem," MacDonald recalls.
By pretending that singing those songs meant absorbing the values that their original guardians exemplified, the folk revivalists were faking it, becoming something that they were not.
Becoming the country's leading center of commerce naturally led to it becoming its leading center of finance.