Meaning of SUFFICIENCY in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ səfɪʃ(ə)nsi ]

Sufficiency of something is enough of that thing to achieve a purpose or to fulfil a need. ( FORMAL )

There’s a sufficiency of drama in these lives to sustain your interest.

≠ insufficiency

N-UNCOUNT : also a N , oft N of n

see also self-sufficiency

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