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suited
American English: /ˈsudəd/
British English: /ˈsuːtɪd/

adjective

  • (predicative) to be suited to something
    (thing)
    ser apropiado or adecuado para algo
    the building is suited to use as offices
    el edificio es apropiado or es adecuado or se presta para oficinas
    I'm not suited to this type of work
    no sirvo para este tipo de trabajo
    he's not suited to medicine
    no tiene madera de médico
    they are very well suited (to each other)
    están hechos el uno para el otro
    Example sentences
    • It's theoretical, it's old church and it's suited to someone living in Pakistan.
    • Gramsci saw them as potential Soviets, offering a new form of workers' democracy suited to a modern industrial economy.
    • They probably would have been better suited playing later on in the piece but none the less it was still a worthy performance.

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