Complete Definition of "suite"

see|Suite
English

Pronunciation
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Homophones
sweet

Noun
en-noun

  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 classed together; a set; as, a suite of rooms; a suite of minerals. See Suit, n., 6.
  3. 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.

Translations
trans-top|a retinue or company of attendants
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trans-top|a connected series or succession of objects
i-c|hotel Suite f
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trans-top|one of the old musical forms
Suite f
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ttbc|French: Suite f
ttbc|Portuguese: conjunto (2)
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ttbc|Swedish: svit (3)
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Related terms
ensuite

Category:English concrete nouns


French

Pronunciation
IPA | /sɥit/

Noun
fr-noun|f

  1. result
  2. sequel

Irish

Pronunciation
IPA|[ˈsitʲə]

Verb
Past participle of suigh 'to sit'

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