Meaning of SUFFICIENT in English


adj. Function: adjective

1 being what is requisite or needed especially without superfluity FF1C; there is sufficient bread left for breakfast FF1E;

Synonyms: adequate, comfortable, competent, decent, enough, satisfactory, sufficing; compare DECENT 4

Related Words: ample, plenteous, plentiful, plenty; commensurable, commensurate, due, proportionate; acceptable, agreeable, pleasing

Contrasted Words: inadequate, unsufficing; deficient; failing, lacking, missing, wanting

Antonyms: insufficient


Synonyms: DECENT 4, acceptable, adequate, all right, common, satisfactory, tolerable, unexceptionable, unexceptional, unobjectionable

Idioms: fair to middling

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.