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angay [á.ngay.] : appropriate (adj.); proper (adj.); relevant (adj.); suitable (adj.); befit (v.)

Derivatives of angay


Glosses:
appropriate
v. (cognition)1. allow, appropriate, earmark, reserve, set asidegive or assign a resource to a particular person or cause.; "I will earmark this money for your research"; "She sets aside time for meditation every day"
~ allot, portion, assigngive out.; "We were assigned new uniforms"
v. (possession)2. appropriate, capture, conquer, seizetake possession of by force, as after an invasion.; "the invaders seized the land and property of the inhabitants"; "The army seized the town"; "The militia captured the castle"
~ take over, usurp, arrogate, seize, assumeseize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession.; "He assumed to himself the right to fill all positions in the town"; "he usurped my rights"; "She seized control of the throne after her husband died"
~ carrycapture after a fight.; "The troops carried the town after a brief fight"
adj. 3. appropriatesuitable for a particular person or place or condition etc.; "a book not appropriate for children"; "a funeral conducted the appropriate solemnity"; "it seems that an apology is appropriate"
~ befittingappropriate to.; "behavior befitting a father"
~ grade-appropriatethe quality of ability and work that is appropriate for students in a specified grade.
~ patexactly suited to the occasion.; "a pat reply"
~ proper, rightappropriate for a condition or purpose or occasion or a person's character, needs.; "everything in its proper place"; "the right man for the job"; "she is not suitable for the position"
~ aproposof an appropriate or pertinent nature.
~ propermarked by suitability or rightness or appropriateness.; "proper medical treatment"; "proper manners"
proper
adj. 1. propermarked by suitability or rightness or appropriateness.; "proper medical treatment"; "proper manners"
~ appropriatesuitable for a particular person or place or condition etc.; "a book not appropriate for children"; "a funeral conducted the appropriate solemnity"; "it seems that an apology is appropriate"
~ correct, rightfree from error; especially conforming to fact or truth.; "the correct answer"; "the correct version"; "the right answer"; "took the right road"; "the right decision"
~ decentconforming to conventions of sexual behavior.; "speech in this circle, if not always decent, never became lewd"
~ decorouscharacterized by propriety and dignity and good taste in manners and conduct.; "the tete-a-tete was decorous in the extreme"
~ becoming, comely, comme il faut, seemly, decent, decorousaccording with custom or propriety.; "her becoming modesty"; "comely behavior"; "it is not comme il faut for a gentleman to be constantly asking for money"; "a decent burial"; "seemly behavior"
~ correct, rightsocially right or correct.; "it isn't right to leave the party without saying goodbye"; "correct behavior"
~ correct, rightin accord with accepted standards of usage or procedure.; "what's the right word for this?"; "the right way to open oysters"
~ fittingin harmony with the spirit of particular persons or occasion.; "We have come to dedicate a portion of that field...It is altogether fitting and proper that we should do this"
~ halalproper or legitimate.; "the fund earns halal profits in full compliance with the Shari'a"
~ kosherproper or legitimate.
~ priggish, prissy, prudish, square-toed, straight-laced, straightlaced, strait-laced, straitlaced, tight-laced, prim, puritanical, victorianexaggeratedly proper.; "my straitlaced Aunt Anna doesn't approve of my miniskirts"
~ rightin conformance with justice or law or morality.; "do the right thing and confess"
adj. 2. properhaving all the qualities typical of the thing specified.; "wanted a proper dinner; not just a snack"; "he finally has a proper job"
~ realno less than what is stated; worthy of the name.; "the real reason"; "real war"; "a real friend"; "a real woman"; "meat and potatoes--I call that a real meal"; "it's time he had a real job"; "it's no penny-ante job--he's making real money"
adj. 3. properlimited to the thing specified.; "the city proper"; "his claim is connected with the deed proper"
~ specific(sometimes followed by `to') applying to or characterized by or distinguishing something particular or special or unique.; "rules with specific application"; "demands specific to the job"; "a specific and detailed account of the accident"
adj. 4. proper, rightappropriate for a condition or purpose or occasion or a person's character, needs.; "everything in its proper place"; "the right man for the job"; "she is not suitable for the position"
~ appropriatesuitable for a particular person or place or condition etc.; "a book not appropriate for children"; "a funeral conducted the appropriate solemnity"; "it seems that an apology is appropriate"
relevant
adj. 1. relevanthaving a bearing on or connection with the subject at issue.; "the scientist corresponds with colleagues in order to learn about matters relevant to her own research"
~ applicablecapable of being applied; having relevance.; "gave applicable examples to support her argument"
~ germanerelevant and appropriate.; "he asks questions that are germane and central to the issue"
~ pertinenthaving precise or logical relevance to the matter at hand.; "a list of articles pertinent to the discussion"; "remarks that were to the point"
suitable
adj. 1. suitable, suitedmeant or adapted for an occasion or use.; "a tractor suitable (or fit) for heavy duty"; "not an appropriate (or fit) time for flippancy"
~ fitmeeting adequate standards for a purpose.; "a fit subject for discussion"; "it is fit and proper that you be there"; "water fit to drink"; "fit for duty"; "do as you see fit to"
adj. 2. desirable, suitable, worthyworthy of being chosen especially as a spouse.; "the parents found the girl suitable for their son"
~ eligiblequalified for or allowed or worthy of being chosen.; "eligible to run for office"; "eligible for retirement benefits"; "an eligible bachelor"
befit
v. (stative)1. befit, beseem, suitaccord or comport with.; "This kind of behavior does not suit a young woman!"
~ correspond, gibe, jibe, match, tally, agree, fit, checkbe compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics.; "The two stories don't agree in many details"; "The handwriting checks with the signature on the check"; "The suspect's fingerprints don't match those on the gun"