Definitions in relation to their use in kangaroo words, taken from Google Dictionary, and edited for formatting.
Kangaroo word: appropriate
Joey word: apt
appropriate (adjective): suitable or proper in the circumstances.
apt (adjective): appropriate or suitable in the circumstances.
The letters A, P, and T found within the kangaroo word “appropriate” arrange in the listed order to complete the joey word “apt”. While a word can have multiple definitions, in relation to their use with kangaroo words, these two words share a similar meaning: fitting.