suit (one) down to the ground

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suit (one) down to the ground

To be ideal for one. I'm cold all the time, so this hot weather really suits me down to the ground.
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suit down to the ground

see under down to the ground.
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suit someone down to the ground

BRITISH, INFORMAL
If something suits you down to the ground, it is extremely convenient for you. A later meeting would suit me down to the ground. Her new work hours suit her down to the ground.
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suit someone or something down to the ground

be extremely convenient or appropriate for a particular person or thing. British informal
1997 Daily Mail Sly's better sense of comic timing suits the tongue-in-cheek script down to the ground.

suit somebody (right) ˌdown to the ˈground

(British English, informal) suit somebody completely: I’ve found a job that suits me down to the ground: the pay’s great and I can work from home.
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The Chantilly race would suit him down to the ground, but to give weight to Enable is a big ask.
The Premier League is also going to suit him down to the ground.
Stevie of course is still world class and can play anywhere - but sitting deeper could suit him down to the ground at this stage of his career.
This is his first attempt over a full six-bend trip, but all the indications are that it will suit him down to the ground - certainly that was the impression he gave when staying on late in a Bags Track Championship race over 540m at Crayford last month.
It is possible that he will get taken off his feet at the minimum trip but he is a horse who can pull fiercely and it is possible that this sharp test will suit him down to the ground.
The post at Rangers will suit him down to the ground.
Four miles there should suit him down to the ground.
From what we know of our prison regime, prison will suit him down to the ground - fed, clothed, housed, relaxation and entertainment, and regular weekly pocket money.
This two miles and three furlongs holds no fears for him and, as a small handy horse who travels well in his races, the idiosyncratic nature of the Roodee should suit him down to the ground.
He is better than the bare form of his Epsom run and the step-up to seven furlongs will suit him down to the ground.
The drop back in trip will suit him down to the ground.
There's no question he has the experience and this type of show would suit him down to the ground.
Frazzled drops back to seven furlongs in today's Showcase race and that should suit him down to the ground.
Adilabad loves to hear his hooves rattle and the prevailing fast conditions at the Esher track will suit him down to the ground.
Clearly Trader Jack is capable of a lot better than he showed that day and the drop back to a mile should suit him down to the ground.