Translation of "suitable" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈsuː·tə·bl/ us /ˈsu·t̬ə·bəl/

B1 acceptable or right for someone or something

conveniente, apropiado
What is a suitable time to call?
This movie is suitable for children.
→ Opposite unsuitable
suitably adverb /ˈsuː·tə·bli/ /ˈsu·t̬ə·bəli/

como corresponde, de manera adecuada
He was suitably dressed for an interview.
suitability noun [ no plural ] /ˌsuː·təˈbɪl·ə·ti/ us /ˌsu·t̬əˈbɪl·ə·t̬i/

conveniencia, idoneidad

(Translation of “suitable” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /ˈsuːtəbl/

right or appropriate for a purpose or occasion

adecuado, conveniente, apropiado
I haven’t any suitable shoes for the wedding
Those shoes are not suitable for walking in the country
Many people applied for the job but not one of them was suitable.


We must find a suitable day for our meeting.
suitability noun

conveniencia, cualidad de adecuado/apropiado
the suitability of the candidate for the position.
suitableness noun

conveniencia, cualidad de adecuado/apropiado
suitably adverb

convenientemente, adecuadamente, apropiadamente
You’re not suitably dressed.

(Translation of “suitable” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)