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Definition of "suitableness" []

  • The state or quality of being suitable, adapted or accommodated; suitability; fitness; propriety; agreeableness. (noun)
  • The result of being suitable. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "suitableness" in a sentence
  • "My head of department sometimes makes neutral or complimentary comments on my clothes suitableness of shirt colour, that kind of thing and I find it, not exactly inappropriate, but a bit odd."
  • "Moreover, the modern argument in favor of the supernatural origin of the Christian religion, drawn from its suitableness to our needs and its divine response to our aspirations, must be admitted by every candid person resorting to it to be of exactly equal force in the mouth of a Mahometan or a fire-worshipper or an astrolater."
  • "That form out of which the life and suitableness have departed, should be as worthless in its eyes as the dead leaves that are falling around us."