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adjective suitable pronunciation in British English /ˈsuːtəb(ə)l/
  1. right for a particular purpose, person, or situation

    The car park was full, and the nearest suitable alternative was two miles away.

    It’s difficult for students to find suitable accommodation.

    suitable for:

    This film is not suitable for young children.

    suitable to do something:

    We need to find someone suitable to send as Corbett’s replacement.



used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …

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