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  • And so he came into the temple and was received in a manner befitting his high claims. Cited from Tarzan the Terrible,Edgar R. Burroughs
  • A new capital city, befitting his status, was one of those measures.
  • It was his beauty that he was so, for it grew out of and was befitting his circumstances. Cited from Modern Eloquence: Vol III, After-Dinner Speeches P-Z, by Various
  • He forgot how many, but he knew it was a number befitting his new dignity. Cited from Bunker Bean, by Harry Leon Wilson
  • His end befitted his life; he vanished into the unknown, as he had come from it. Cited from U.S. History, V1, by Julian Hawthorne
  • Give a man a trade befitting his sex, to a young man a trade befitting his age. Cited from Emile, by Jean-Jacques Rousseau
  • He would have clothes befitting his station in life. Cited from Burnham Breaker, by Homer Greene
  • And thus it did not befit His dignity that He should be taught by any man. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part III (Tertia Pars), by Thomas Aquinas
  • He had been brought up by Brahmans in the manner befitting his rank. Cited from India, Old and New, by Sir Valentine Chirol
  • He was a white of Brazilian origin, and had received a better education than befitted his present condition. Cited from Eight Hundred Leagues on the Amazon, J. Verne
  • The old man held the place of honour, as befitted his flirtation with death that morning. Cited from African Camp Fires, by Stewart Edward White
  • His retention of ideas once formed befitted his rank and station. Cited from Evan Harrington by George Meredith, v3
  • So he changed his tactics at the moment, and came to the point at once in a manner befitting his present state of mind. Cited from An Unprotected Female, by Anthony Trollope
  • He has huge muscles that befit his great strength, and his speech is whispering wind.
  • His mother had exhausted her means to give him an education befitting his rank, and to allow him to travel through Europe. Cited from Raphael, by Alphonse de Lamartine
  • He had himself selected the flat and installed her with every comfort and luxury that was befitting his wife. Cited from The Shadow of the East, by E. M. Hull
  • It reckons that the greater the king, so much greater and larger the palace befitting his majesty.
  • The quality of his personal items and clothing actually exceeded that befitting his rank and status.
  • And that dress, which she had stolen to make an appearance befitting his bride! Cited from Isaac T. Hopper, by L. Maria Child
  • He went into his hut and soon returned clothed in the garments that befitted his position. Cited from In Clive's Command, by Herbert Strang