suitably

  • 1 suitably — adv. Suitably is used with these adjectives: ↑abashed, ↑apologetic, ↑dramatic, ↑experienced, ↑impressed, ↑impressive, ↑qualified, ↑sombre, ↑subdued, ↑trained, ↑vague …

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  • 2 suitably — suit|a|bly [ˈsu:təbli, ˈsju: US ˈsu: ] adv 1.) suitably dressed/prepared/equipped etc wearing the right clothes, having the right information, equipment etc for a particular situation ▪ We were relieved that Gordon had arrived at the wedding… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 3 suitably — suit|a|bly [ sutəbli ] adverb * 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. 2. ) used for saying that someone… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 4 suitably — 1570s, from SUITABLE (Cf. suitable) + LY (Cf. ly) (2) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5 suitably — [[t]su͟ːtəbli[/t]] 1) ADV: ADV adj/ ed You use suitably to indicate that someone or something has the right qualities or things for a particular activity, purpose, or situation. There are problems in recruiting suitably qualified scientific… …

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  • 6 suitably — adverb 1 suitably dressed/prepared/equipped etc wearing the right clothes, having the right information, equipment etc for a particular situation: We were relieved that Gordon had arrived at the wedding suitably dressed. 2 suitably… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 7 suitably */ — UK [ˈsuːtəblɪ] / US [ˈsutəblɪ] adverb 1) in a way that is right for a particular purpose or situation a shortage of suitably qualified and experienced teachers The film s background music is suitably dramatic. 2) used for saying that someone… …

    English dictionary

  • 8 suitably — [ˈsuːtəbli] adv 1) in a way that is right for a particular purpose or situation There is a shortage of suitably qualified and experienced teachers.[/ex] 2) used for saying that someone reacts in the way that you expected We all looked suitably… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 9 suitably — suitable ► ADJECTIVE ▪ right or appropriate for a particular person, purpose, or situation. DERIVATIVES suitability noun suitably adverb …

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  • 10 Suitably — Suitable Suit a*ble, a. Capable of suiting; fitting; accordant; proper; becoming; agreeable; adapted; as, ornaments suitable to one s station; language suitable for the subject. {Suit a*ble*ness}, n. {Suit a*bly}, adv. [1913 Webster] Syn: Proper; …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 suitably — adverb see suitable …

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  • 12 suitably — See suitability. * * * …

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  • 13 suitably — adverb In a suitable manner; fitly; agreeably; with propriety …

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  • 14 suitably — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. well, all to the good, pleasantly; see fit 1 , 2 …

    English dictionary for students

  • 15 suitably — adv. appropriately, fittingly, properly, becomingly …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 16 suitably — suit·ably …

    English syllables

  • 17 suitably — adverb in an appropriate manner (Freq. 2) he was appropriately dressed • Syn: ↑appropriately, ↑fittingly, ↑befittingly, ↑fitly • Ant: ↑unsuitably, ↑ …

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  • 18 Accommodately — Ac*com mo*date*ly, adv. Suitably; fitly. [R.] [1913 Webster] …

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  • 19 Accordingly — Ac*cord ing*ly, adv. 1. Agreeably; correspondingly; suitably; in a manner conformable. [1913 Webster] Behold, and so proceed accordingly. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. In natural sequence; consequently; so. [1913 Webster] Syn: Consequently; therefore;… …

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  • 20 Agreeably — A*gree a*bly, adv. 1. In an agreeably manner; in a manner to give pleasure; pleasingly. Agreeably entertained. Goldsmith. [1913 Webster] 2. In accordance; suitably; consistently; conformably; followed by to and rarely by with. See {Agreeable}, 4 …

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