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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I have my eye on a suite in Baker Street," he said, "which would suit us down to the ground.
We train on a 4G pitch twice a week and only train on grass once a week so it will suit us down to the ground," he said.
For me he has made the right decision in coming to us, and I think he will suit us down to the ground.
He is not just a set-piece prop, and his all-round package will suit us down to the ground.
It's a great pitch and it's going to suit us down to the ground.
So I think the more that come, the faster they come, will suit us down to the ground.
We arrived at Parkhead and saw a big, slick pitch and thought that would suit us down to the ground.
Maybe in terms of media the spotlight might not be on the tour but I'm sure that will suit us down to the ground.
The Wembley surface should suit us down to the ground, but we can't take anything for granted.
PREDICTION: Sunderland 1 Tottenham 1 CHRIS FLYNN THIS has all the makings of an entertaining game, as Spurs like to play expansive football and that will suit us down to the ground.
But, if it is fiery, that's fair enough, it will suit us down to the ground.
Confidence is extremely high right now and if anything, Arsenal's tendency to play open attacking football will suit us down to the ground.
But if we start in the right way, with the players we've got on that surface, it'll suit us down to the ground.
SURPRISE "If that's the way they're going to approach the game then that will suit us down to the ground.
Put it this way if we do win, and that's a big if, we'll be going into the Kilkenny game as underdogs and all I can say about that is that it will suit us down to the ground.