- The book was expurgated to make it suitable for children.
- In the absence of more suitable candidates, we decided to offer the job to Mr Conway.
- I was looking for a birthday present for my mother but I didn't find anything suitable.
- It is an antiseptic cream suitable for minor skin irritations.
- We regret that latecomers cannot be admitted until a suitable break in the performance.
noun [ U ] uk /ˌsuː.təˈbɪl.ə.ti/ /ˌsjuː.təˈbɪl.ə.ti/ us /ˌsuː.t̬əˈbɪl.ə.t̬i/