Synonyms for suitable

Synonyms for (adjective) suitable

Synonyms: worthy, suitable, desirable

Definition: worthy of being chosen especially as a spouse

Usage: the parents found the girl suitable for their son

Similar words: eligible

Definition: qualified for or allowed or worthy of being chosen

Usage: eligible to run for office; eligible for retirement benefits; an eligible bachelor


Synonyms: suitable, suited

Definition: meant or adapted for an occasion or use

Usage: a tractor suitable (or fit) for heavy duty; not an appropriate (or fit) time for flippancy

Similar words: fit

Definition: meeting adequate standards for a purpose

Usage: a fit subject for discussion; it is fit and proper that you be there; water fit to drink; fit for duty; do as you see fit to