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be fitting

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be appropriate or necessary

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"Honourable President may caution the Prime Minister from using such unwarranted, threatening and intimidating language against leaders of the Congress or any other party or person as it does not behove the position of the Prime Minister," the letter said.
As the local paper it behoves us to be mindful of the Machynlleth community in our coverage
He said that at a time when the masses are suffering due to power shortage and patients are facing miserable condition in hospitals, it does not behove the institutions responsible for providing relief to the people to waste electricity on air-conditioners.
Ergo, it does not behove Liverpool FC to rebuild Suarez's persona with a donation that is aimed to appeal to the heartstrings.
Anyway, I think it behoves us (a good word, behove, we should use it more often) to do what we can to give Cartmel a boost because it's one of the idiosyncratic glories of British racing, to be cherished.
These verbs are the Old English preterite-present verbs purfan and bepurfan, the weak verb behofian (PDE behove), and the Middle English (ME) French loan misteren.
"The manner in which Jaswant Singh was expelled does not behove of a political party...
The propagation of such nonsense does not behove the Indian prime minister, lawmakers and media.
Syed Ali Shah Geelani, senior leader of the hardline faction of the APHC, who also attended the seminar, said the election turnout did not behove the separatists in the state.
I THINK it would behove the city fathers to clean up the city before thinking of an expansion programme (Evening Telegraph, May 24).
This wardrobe does not behove the office of Pakistan's prime minister.
Until that dawn arrives, the petulant, selfish outburst from Attraction's trainer Mark Johnston at the sensible decision of Ascot to water circum-spectly prior to the Finale meeting on already quick ground does not behove a prominent trainer.
Such irresponsible acts do not behove leaders of parties that say they are religious.
The offensive and misogynistic language used by our politicians does not behove leaders of a country created by a women-friendly statesman, our founder, Quaid-i-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah.
"It would behove us to mention it to Andy but I'm a football coach.