Definition of appropriate :
1. A property; attribute.
2. Set apart for a particular use or person. Hence: Belonging peculiarly; peculiar; suitable; fit; proper.
3. To annex, as a benefice, to a spiritual corporation, as its property.
4. To make suitable; to suit.
5. To set apart for, or assign to, a particular person or use, in exclusion of all others; - with to or for; as, a spot of ground is appropriated for a garden; to appropriate money for the increase of the navy.
6. To take to one's self in exclusion of others; to claim or use as by an exclusive right; as, let no man appropriate the use of a common benefit.
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opportune (part of speech: adjective)
suitable (part of speech: adjective)
proper (part of speech: adjective)
relevant (part of speech: adjective)
take (part of speech: verb)
acceptable (part of speech: adjective)
borrow (part of speech: verb)
utilizable (part of speech: adjective)
effective, practicable, functional, advantageous, commodious, helpful, at hand, expedient, convenient, handy, reusable, employable, usable, practical, applicable, instrumental, effectual, multipurpose, all-purpose, utilizable, utilitarian, serviceable, versatile, fitting, available, applied, beneficial, useful
- That strikes me as particularly appropriate. - "For the Allinson Honor", Harold Bindloss.
- She said " her feller was goin' to be connected with the Government, and she thought it would be appropriate." - "Sweet Cicely Or Josiah Allen as a Politician", Josiah Allen's Wife (Marietta Holley).
- Isn't it appropriate that we should talk to music- we two? - "The Flirt", Booth Tarkington.