Origin of befitting
Examples from the Web for befittingly
Befittingly, Entertainment Weekly has styled Dunham as 60s supermodel Twiggy for their 2012 Entertainers of the Year photo shoot.Kate Upton Lands Second Vogue Cover; Lena Dunham Does Twiggy|The Fashion Beast Team|December 6, 2012|DAILY BEAST
In the town of Chesterfield the Centenary was celebrated most befittingly.Railway Adventures and Anecdotes|Various
Now, as to those engaged in these enterprises and professions a few words may be befittingly said.
Having arrived at such a perfect understanding, they separated in a befittingly cheerful spirit.The Fourth Estate, vol.1|Armando Palacio Valds
A measure was introduced benefiting the Sangamon district, so that its electee might befittingly push it, and defend it.The Lincoln Story Book|Henry L. Williams
A little feast was prepared for the occasion, and my many friends were dressed, all in their Sunday clothes, befittingly.
1560s, present participle adjective from befit (q.v.). Related: Befittingly.