Meaning of "suitable" in Essential American English Dictionary


adjective us /ˈsu·t̬ə·bəl/

B1 acceptable or right for someone or something:

What is a suitable time to call?
This movie is suitable for children.
→ Opposite unsuitable
suitably adverb

He was suitably dressed for an interview.

(Definition of “suitable” from the Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)