What does the word suitable mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Suitably.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Suitableness.

Usage examples for suitable

  1. There were several reasons why that place had not seemed quite suitable. – The Saint by Antonio Fogazzaro Commentator: William Roscoe Thayer
  2. " Yes; if he can get a suitable house. – Herbert Carter's Legacy by Horatio Alger
  3. If his clothes do not arrive before she does, I am sure there could be no objection to her tent being set up for a time in some of the open space in our camp, and then we shall become sooner acquainted with her; if she is a suitable person, I shall be very glad indeed for Margery to have a companion. – The Associate Hermits by Frank R. Stockton