not suit (one)(redirected from doesn't suit him)
not suit (one)
To not be ideal, appropriate, or desirable for one. That time doesn't really suit me. Could we schedule the meeting for the afternoon instead? Those colors don't quite suit you, Tom. Why don't you try something a bit more subtle?
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This doesn't quite suit me.and It doesn't quite suit me.
This is not quite what I want.; This does not please me. (Compare this with (It) suits me (fine).) Clerk: How do you like this one? Mary: It doesn't quite suit me. Bob: This doesn't quite suit me. Let me see something a little darker. Clerk: How's this? Bob: Better.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.