be suitable
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  • be|fit — «bih FIHT», transitive verb, fit|ted, fit|ting. to be suitable for; be proper for; suit: »She wore a fancy dress to the picnic, which did not befit the occasion at all. SYNONYM(S): fit, match …   Useful english dictionary

  • be cut out for — be suitable for , be appropriate for …   English contemporary dictionary

  • be good for — be worth , be suitable for …   English contemporary dictionary

  • be the right person for the job — be suitable for a job …   English contemporary dictionary

  • suitable — adj. 1) eminently suitable 2) suitable for 3) suitable to + inf. (would it be suitable to discuss this matter at lunch?) * * * [ s(j)uːtəb(ə)l] eminently suitable suitable for suitable to + inf. (would it be suitable to discuss this matter at… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • suitable — adjective having the right qualities for a particular person, purpose, or situation: We are hoping to find a suitable school. (+ for): The house is not really suitable for a large family. | suitable to do sth: Would this be suitable to wear to… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • be meant for — 1) to be intended or designed for someone or something The bigger offices are meant for senior staff only. These books are not meant for primary school students. 2) to be suitable for something I don t think she s meant to be a teacher. 3) if two …   English dictionary

  • be — [c]/bi / (say bee) verb present indicative singular 1 am, 2 are, 2 , Archaic, art, 3 is, plural are, past indicative 1 was …   Australian English dictionary

  • Suitable reasonable employment — is a concept which is used in United Kingdom redundancy scenarios.It occurs when a job has been made redundant and the employer offers the redundant job holder an alternative position. If the position is within the skills and capabilities of the… …   Wikipedia

  • be no place for — phrase to not be a suitable place for someone or something A damp flat is no place for someone with asthma. Thesaurus: not suitable or convenientsynonym Main entry: place …   Useful english dictionary

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