verb (used with object), be·fit·ted, be·fit·ting.
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While Leclerc ranks third in our driver Elo ratings, as befitting one of the quickest and most talented drivers in the field, he ranks last out of 20 drivers in reliability score, and his car ranks seventh out of 10 teams early in the season.In Formula One, Does The Driver Or Car Matter More?|Justin Moore|April 15, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
It also befits the fact that Roku would be investing in original programming to reap revenue from advertising alone, which isn’t as lucrative as recurring subscription revenue, especially when combined with ad revenue.Future of TV Briefing: This year’s upfront is set for a streaming showdown|Tim Peterson|March 31, 2021|Digiday
This was not the attire befitting a free man, Pace told him.He was locked up at age 15. Almost seven decades later, he’s reentering an unfamiliar world.|Karen Heller|February 19, 2021|Washington Post
Maybe it’s not the best profile, but it is a résumé befitting a No.NCAA tournament bracketology: Oklahoma State will probably make it despite its postseason ban|Patrick Stevens|January 26, 2021|Washington Post
Dickinson, a freshman center who starred at nearby DeMatha Catholic in Hyattsville, faced his hometown school for the first time and played with an edge befitting a player who felt overlooked by the locals during his recruitment.Maryland runs out of answers for Hunter Dickinson and Michigan|Emily Giambalvo|January 1, 2021|Washington Post
The love scenes themselves befit all the romantic clichés typical of a story so soap operatic in nature.The 'Reign' Steamy Stairwell Shocker & TV’s 13 Dirtiest Sex Scenes (VIDEO)|Kevin Fallon|October 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Arrogance and party political calculations with an eye to the next election do not befit the gravity of the moment.Greece on the Brink of Financial Abyss as Syriza Party Weighs Default|John Psaropoulos|May 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It would ill befit the dignity of a Villiers to be frightened out of her abode by a party of rude soldiers.The Children of the New Forest|Captain Marryat
I have never craved wealth for its own sake, though I have always known that a costly setting would befit beauty such as mine.A Dreadful Temptation|Mrs. Alex. McVeigh Miller
The rooms were decorated to befit the day, and great jack-o'-lanterns grinned from mantels or brackets.Marjorie's Busy Days|Carolyn Wells
And then he would sit in his arm-chair for hours, intending to turn his mind to such solemn thoughts as might befit a dying man.Orley Farm|Anthony Trollope
They would better befit a debating society than an assembly of statesmen met to consider constitutional questions.A Report of the Debates and Proceedings in the Secret Sessions of the Conference Convention|Lucius Eugene Chittenden