suitable

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 suitable: /ˈsuːtəbəl/


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suitable adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (appropriate)apropiado/a adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta").
  apto/a adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta").
  adecuado/a adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta").
 I've got a job interview tomorrow and I'm looking for a suitable outfit.
 Tengo una entrevista de trabajo mañana y estoy buscando un traje apropiado.
suitable for [sb] adj + prep (appropriate for [sb])apto para adj + prep
  apropiado para adj + prep
 This movie is not suitable for young children because of the violence.
 Esa película no es apta para menores porque es muy violenta.
suitable for [sb] adj + prep (compatible with [sb](persona)bueno para adj + prep
  apropiado para adj + prep
  digno de adj + prep
  compatible con adj + prep
 He doesn't think his daughter's boyfriend is suitable for her.
 Él no cree que el novio de su hija sea bueno para ella.
suitable for [sth] adj + prep (appropriate for [sth])apropiado para adj + prep
  adecuado para adj + prep
  apto para adj + prep
  recomendable para adj + prep
 That bright pink dress is not suitable for a funeral.
 Ese vestido de color rosa brillante no es apropiado para un funeral.
suitable for doing [sth] exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (appropriate for an activity)apto para hacer algo, apropiado para hacer algo loc adjlocución adjetiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adjetivo ("de fácil manejo", "a contraluz", "de fiar").
 Tonight, be sure to wear shoes suitable for going out dancing.
 Asegúrate de llevar zapatos apropiados para bailar esta noche.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2018:

Compound Forms:
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suitable time nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (appropriate moment)momento adecuado nm + adj
 Don't be hasty. You'd do better to wait for a more suitable time.
 No te precipites, conviene esperar el momento adecuado.
  momento apropiado nm + adj
 No te precipites, conviene esperar el momento apropiado.
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Collocations: is (not) suitable for use [in, by, as], [should, will] be suitable for my [needs, demands, purposes], [should] will be suitable as a [replacement, substitute, alternative], more...

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