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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The quality of being able to meet a need satisfactorily; The quality of being sufficient for the end in view..

Usage examples (36)
  • I therefore come before you armed with the delusions of adequacy with which so many of us equip ourselves
  • He questioned the adequacy of the usual sentimental interpretation of the Golden Rule
  • The usual delusions of adequacy from the pro-bush crowd.
  • But capital adequacy is just part of the picture, he said. for more
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