suitability


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suit·a·ble

 (so͞o′tə-bəl)
adj.
Appropriate to a purpose or an occasion.

suit′a·bil′i·ty, suit′a·ble·ness n.
suit′a·bly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.suitability - the quality of having the properties that are right for a specific purpose; "an important requirement is suitability for long trips"
appropriateness - the quality of being specially suitable
fitness, fittingness - the quality of being suitable; "they had to prove their fitness for the position"
convenience - the quality of being useful and convenient; "they offered the convenience of an installment plan"
quality - an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone; "the quality of mercy is not strained"--Shakespeare
unsuitability, unsuitableness, ineptness - the quality of having the wrong properties for a specific purpose

suitability

noun appropriateness, fitness, rightness, aptness information on the suitability of a product for use in the home

suitability

noun
The quality or state of being eligible:
Translations
مُلائَمَه، مُطابَقَه
vhodnost
egnethed
rátermettség
hentugleiki
uygunluk

suitability

[ˌsuːtəˈbɪlɪtɪ] N
1. (= adequacy) [of person, tool] → idoneidad f
criteria for judging an applicant's suitability for a jobcriterios para juzgar la idoneidad de un candidato para un trabajo
there is some doubt about the suitability of this house for disabled occupantsexisten dudas de que esta casa sea adecuada para personas discapacitadasexisten dudas sobre la idoneidad de esta casa para personas discapacitadas
2. (= fitness) [of clothes] → lo apropiado
I'd question the suitability of wearing low-cut blouses to workpondría en duda lo apropiado de llevar blusas escotadas al trabajo

suitability

[ˌsuːtəˈbɪləti] n [product] → aptitude f à l'usage
suitability for sth → aptitude f à qch, Le deuxième critère est l'aptitude à l'usage quotidien.

suitability

nAngemessenheit f; (of person for job)Eignung f; they discussed his suitability as a husband for their daughtersie diskutierten darüber, ob er sich als Ehemann für ihre Tochter eignete; the suitability of a film for childrenob ein Film für Kinder geeignet ist

suitability

[ˌsuːtəˈbɪlɪtɪ] n (for job) → idoneità
I doubt the suitability of this book for children → dubito che sia un libro adatto ai bambini

suitable

(ˈsuːtəbl) adjective
(negative unsuitable).
1. right or appropriate for a purpose or occasion. I haven't any suitable shoes for the wedding; Those shoes are not suitable for walking in the country; Many people applied for the job but not one of them was suitable.
2. convenient. We must find a suitable day for our meeting.
ˌsuitaˈbility noun
ˈsuitableness noun
ˈsuitably adverb
You're not suitably dressed.
References in classic literature ?
Neither Bennigsen nor the Emperor was there, but Chernyshev, the Emperor's aide-de-camp, received Bolkonski and informed him that the Emperor, accompanied by General Bennigsen and Marquis Paulucci, had gone a second time that day to inspect the fortifications of the Drissa camp, of the suitability of which serious doubts were beginning to be felt.
If I were choosing by considerations of suitability alone, I could not have found anything better.
Richard Salton pointed out with pride to his young companion the suitability of the vehicle for every need of travel.
Furthermore," the man whom Trent had addressed as Monty continued, "there arises the question of danger and physical suitability to the situation.
There is some disparity in your respective years, but in your means and positions there is none; on the contrary, there is a great suitability.
My dear," she returned, "there's suitability in it--you are so busy, and so neat, and so peculiarly situated altogether that there's suitability in it, and it will come to pass.
Besides, he gives evidence of great kindness of disposition, much keenness of wit, and as to suitability, M.
His father was Sillerton Jackson's uncle, his mother a Pennilow of Boston; on each side there was wealth and position, and mutual suitability.
They are actually required for the theory of relativity, if we are to give a philosophical explanation of what is meant by "local time" in that theory The relations of simultaneity and succession are known to us in our own experience; they may be analysable, but that does not affect their suitability for defining perspectives and biographies.
About the suitability of the English couplet to the drama there has always been difference of critical opinion; but most English readers feel that it too greatly interrupts the flow of the speeches and is not capable of the dignity and power of blank verse.
His marriage with Sophronia was not a marriage of interest on either side: she had her little fortune, he had his little fortune: they joined their little fortunes: it was a marriage of pure inclination and suitability.
He ask no person, he choose no time of suitability.