What is the meaning of "suit" in this sentence?

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What is the meaning of "suit" in this sentence?

Post by Anikbd » Fri Jul 19, 2019 6:32 am

The media lights followed suit, dropping their beams back to earth as if out of reverence for the blackness now settling upon them

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Re: What is the meaning of "suit" in this sentence?

Post by Joe » Sun Jul 21, 2019 5:57 am

In some card games “follow suit” means play a card of the same suit as the previous player (a suit in cards is diamonds, clubs, hearts or spades).

In your example it basically means to follow immediately or in the same way.
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Re: What is the meaning of "suit" in this sentence?

Post by Anikbd » Sun Jul 21, 2019 2:04 pm

Thanx sir

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