fit (one) to a tee

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fit (one) to a tee

1. To be exactly the right size for one. I was worried the dress would be too snug, but it actually fits me to a tee!
2. To be ideal or perfectly appropriate for one; to be completely in line with one's tastes, preferences, interests, style, etc. A: "Gosh, it's been sweltering lately!" B: "I'm cold all the time, so this hot weather fits me to a tee." I was nervous when he said he was buying a purple tuxedo, but it somehow fits him to a tee. That kind of work fitted her to a tee, but when the company closed, she had to settle for something a bit more mundane.
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