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adverb suitably pronunciation in American English /ˈsutəbli/
  1. 1
    in a way that is right for a particular purpose or situation

    a shortage of suitably qualified and experienced teachers

    The movie's background music is suitably dramatic.

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  2. 2
    used for saying that someone reacts in the way that you expected

    We all looked suitably impressed when she told us her exam results.

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