- appropriate: She is suited to such a job.
- compatible or consistent with: a prose style suited to the subject.
Origin of suited
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Examples from the Web for unsuited
Under any of these circumstances, would anyone dispute that Scalia was unsuited for his post?Remove a Stain on the Supreme Court by Impeaching Justice Scalia
David R. Dow
December 14, 2012
So unsuited and ill prepared for the rigors of high-stakes debating.The Debate Expectations Game
September 28, 2012
But I need dwell no more on a subject which is unsuited for these pages.Bunyan</p>
James Anthony Froude
A princely house in every way is this; but how unsuited to ruined fortunes!Diary And Notes Of Horace Templeton, Esq.
Charles James Lever
Never in the world were two united who were so unsuited to each other.Jolly Sally Pendleton</p>
Laura Jean Libbey
And the leghorn, unsuited to trials of wind and weather, was left at home.The Wrong Woman</p>
Charles D. Stewart
Meanwhile you are fostering tastes in Madeleine which are unsuited to her condition.Fairy Fingers
Anna Cora Mowatt Ritchie
- not appropriate for a particular purposetemperamentally unsuited to his role
- (of two people) not likely to have a successful relationship
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