Suitable meaning

so͝otə-bəl
The definition of suitable is someone or something that is appropriate or acceptable in a particular situation.

An example of something that would be described as suitable is a nice outfit for a formal dinner.

An example of someone who would be described as suitable is a person who would make a good or acceptable spouse or friend for you.

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Appropriate to a purpose or an occasion.
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That suits a given purpose, occasion, condition, propriety, etc.; fitting; appropriate; apt.
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Having sufficient or the required properties for a certain purpose or task; appropriate to a certain occasion.
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Origin of suitable

  • suit +"Ž -able

    From Wiktionary