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suitable (adj.)

1580s, from suit (v.) + -able. Earlier suit-like (1560s); suitly (mid-15c.). Related: Suitably; suitableness.

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Definitions of suitable from WordNet

suitable (adj.)
meant or adapted for an occasion or use;
a tractor suitable (or fit) for heavy duty
Synonyms: suited
suitable (adj.)
worthy of being chosen especially as a spouse;
the parents found the girl suitable for their son
Synonyms: desirable / worthy
From wordnet.princeton.edu