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Before choosing a TV wall mount, you will need to check that the mount is suitable for your screen.

From there, the scientists must simply play the cards they’re dealt with and hope the material that comes back is suitable enough to study.

They come in a variety of styles and colors and are suitable for boards ranging from five feet six inches to ten feet.

Bill wasn’t sure whether to put it out there — he’s still hoping for a more all-encompassing Eva Cassidy film, suitable for PBS — but “One Night That Changed Everything” has already had nearly 500,000 views.

She explains that the first step is to map those facilities currently suitable for distributing the vaccine to the public.

The city protests that a beach is not a suitable place to feed the hungry.

Under the Sun King, such humor—and the laughter associated with it—was seen as more suitable for the masses.

They were not suitable for comparison microscopically, he said.

When the neurologically damaged are deemed as a suitable photo background, we have a serious problem.

Because of those factors, there are often too few suitable targets to attack, sources told The Daily Beast.

The Indians should have a suitable church of their own, and Serrano recommends that the king provide one for them.

But she did not succeed in finding a suitable studio, neither an instructor who pleased her, and she returned to Amsterdam.

Will your Majesty be pleased to have provided what is most suitable for the service of God and your own.

Babylas will give you a letter to the authorities, charging them to find you suitable quarters.

Will your Majesty order what shall be most suitable for this particular, and for whatever else is mentioned herein.


On this page you'll find 161 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to suitable, such as: advisable, applicable, apt, convenient, correct, and fitting.

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