What is a better word for adequate?
Some common synonyms of adequate are competent, enough, and sufficient.
adequate, decent, fair, good, gratifying, satisfying, solid, suitable, tolerable, valid, all right, ample, appeasing, assuaging, assuasive, average, cogent, comfortable, competent, cool.
Adequate is also close in meaning to enough and sufficient. It suggests that something is good enough or large enough for a particular purpose: This country will never maintain an adequate supply of trained teachers if so many leave the profession after four or five years.
ANSWER: ADEQUATE, SUFFICIENT and ENOUGH are slightly different in meaning. If something is adequate, there is enough of it, but only just enough. If there is sufficient quantity of something, this suggests that there is as much of it as you need.
The word pluperfect comes from the Latin phrase plus quam perfectum, "more than perfect." The Latin perfect tense refers to the past, while the pluperfect references "more than past." Definitions of pluperfect.
good enough or large enough for a particular purpose. The state has an adequate supply of trained teachers. adequate for: The house is perfectly adequate for just the two of us.
: of a quality that is acceptable but not better than acceptable.
as much or as good as necessary for some requirement or purpose; fully sufficient, suitable, or fit.
The school lunch should be adequate to meet the nutritional needs of growing children. The machine does an adequate job. The tent should provide adequate protection from the elements. The quality of his work was perfectly adequate.
This word is from Latin adaequāre"to make equal," from the prefix ad- plus aequare "to equal."
What is the superlative of adequate?
If something is adequate, it is good enough.
Credulous comes from the 16th-century Latin credulus, or "easily believes." A synonym for credulous is gullible, and both terms describe a person who accepts something willingly without a lot of supporting facts. Calling someone credulous can imply that the person is naive and simple.
Synonyms of invaluable. : valuable beyond estimation : priceless.
Obsessive-compulsive personality disorder (OCPD) is a personality disorder that's characterized by extreme perfectionism, order, and neatness. People with OCPD will also feel a severe need to impose their own standards on their outside environment.
The crossword clue Adequate with 6 letters was last seen on the August 09, 2022. We think the likely answer to this clue is DECENT.