Suit·a·ble a. Capable of suiting; fitting; accordant; proper; becoming; agreeable; adapted; as, ornaments suitable to one's station; language suitable for the subject. -- Suit*a*ble*ness, n. -- Suit*a*bly, adv.
Syn: -- Proper; fitting; becoming; accordant; agreeable; competent; correspondent; compatible; consonant; congruous; consistent.
adj 1: suitable for the desired purpose; "Is this a suitable dress
for the office?"
2: meant or adapted for an occasion or use; "a tractor suitable
(or fit) for heavy duty"; "not an appropriate (or fit)
time for flippancy" [syn: appropriate, suited]
3: appropriate for a condition or occasion; "everything in its
proper place"; "the right man for the job"; "she is not
suitable for the position" [syn: proper, right]
4: worthy of being chosen especially as a spouse; "the parents
found the girl suitable for their son" [syn: desirable,