Appropriate and Due

Appropriate

Show Definitions
Appropriate adjective – Meeting the requirements of a purpose or situation.
Due is a synonym for appropriate in right topic. In some cases you can use "Due" instead an adjective "Appropriate", when it comes to topics like lawful, suitable, pertinent.
Nearby Words: appropriation, appropriately, appropriateness, appropriated
Synonyms for Appropriate

Due

Show Definitions
Due adjective – Being what is called for by accepted standards of right and wrong.
Usage example: all the participants in the trial are required to treat the judge with due respect

Appropriate is a synonym for due in behaviour topic. You can use "Appropriate" instead an adjective "Due", if it concerns topics such as fitting, right, lawful, proper.
Synonyms for Due

Things that words describes

respect appropriate respect due respect
character appropriate character due character
work appropriate work due work
name appropriate name due name
Other nouns: course, amount, place, form, effect, time, way, version, times, powers, moments.

Both words in one sentence

  • They lack the ability to truly feel emotion due to lacking hearts, but their memories allow them to act out the appropriate emotions in the right situations.
  • Franchise / Kingdom Hearts They lack the ability to truly feel emotion due to the loss of their heart, but their memories allow them to act out the appropriate emotions in the right situations.
  • Pink Girl, Blue Boy In the 1920s, pink was deemed more appropriate for boys due to its close associations with red.
Cite this Source
Due and Appropriate. (2016). Retrieved 2020, November 30, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/appropriate/due
Appropriate & Due. N.p., 2016. Web. 30 Nov. 2020. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/appropriate/due>.
Due or Appropriate. 2016. Accessed November 30, 2020. https://thesaurus.plus/related/appropriate/due.

Synonyms for appropriate
Share this picture


Synonyms for due
Share this picture

Google Ngram Viewer shows how "appropriate" and "due" have occurred on timeline: