appropriate appropriate becoming fitted
- proper to
- of Befit
- ideal; correct; getting; fitting.
1560s, current participle adjective from befit (q.v.). Related: Befittingly.
(p. pr. & vb. n.) of Befit
- (a.) right; proper; becoming; fitting.
The establishment of the imperial government in Berlin naturally brought with it the erection of a large number of public buildings, and the great prosperity of the country, as well as the enhanced national feeling, has enabled them to be built on a scale of splendour befitting the capital of an empire.