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Appropriate; suitable; proper.

be·fit′ting·ly adv.
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Adv.1.befittingly - in an appropriate manner; "he was appropriately dressed"
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ISLAMABAD -- Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force (PAF), Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman said on Friday that Pakistan Air Force is playing a lead role in the anti terrorist operations; however the conventional threat cannot be ignored and PAF is fully geared up to befittingly responded any threat.
nd] Alameda County Fair befittingly went out with a bang Sunday night.
I HAVE read recently, courtesy of the Mail, of the arrival in the Midlands of a new build 'Patriot' locomotive befittingly named 'The Unknown Warrior.
These dynamically styled ST seats with befittingly excellent lateral support demonstrate how committed Ford is to delivering an optimally sporty driving experience.
Befittingly named Adarsh Hospital, the multispecialty facility at Telav village near Sanand on the outskirts of Ahmedabad has a unique payment option.
It is indeed an onerous asking, and I am confident that as capable men and women we will work shoulder to shoulder in discharging our responsibilities befittingly," he added.
Kaira talked about BhuttoAEs life and said that she was a role model for all as she was an ideal leader, daughter, sister and mother and played her role befittingly in every role.
The day is a general public holiday as people from all walks of life take part in different programs to mark the occasion befittingly.
As Kim Hinds of Soul Bounce befittingly declares, "This is an album that you'll find yourself playing from beginning to end, then gladly pressing repeat.
Pakistani troops initially exercised restraint however, responded befittingly when India started heavy firing.
Pakistani troops befittingly responded and eliminated the group of terrorists," it added.
He paid tributes to them for carrying out their duties in befittingly.