Adequate

All possible synonyms of the word Adequate as well as its hypernyms, hyponyms, antonyms, derivations, entailments, meronyms, pertainyms, domain members, similar words, verb groups, and so on...

Adequate, passable, fair to middling, tolerable

Definition

  • about average; acceptable; "more than adequate as a secretary"

Synonyms

  • adequate
  • passable
  • fair to middling
  • tolerable

Similar to

  • satisfactory: giving satisfaction; "satisfactory living conditions"; "his grades were satisfactory"

Adequate, decent, enough

Definition

  • sufficient for the purpose; "an adequate income"; "the food was adequate"; "a decent wage"; "enough food"; "food enough"

Synonyms

  • adequate
  • decent
  • enough

Similar to

  • sufficient: of a quantity that can fulfill a need or requirement but without being abundant; "sufficient food"

Adequate, equal

Definition

  • having the requisite qualities or resources to meet a task; "she had adequate training"; "her training was adequate"; "she was adequate to the job"; "he was equal to the task"

Synonyms

  • adequate
  • equal

Also see

  • satisfactory: giving satisfaction; "satisfactory living conditions"; "his grades were satisfactory"

Attributes

  • adequacy, adequateness: the quality of being able to meet a need satisfactorily: "he questioned the adequacy of the usual sentimental interpretation of the Golden Rule"

Similar to

  • adequate to(p), capable, equal to(p), up to(p): having the requisite qualities for; "equal to the task"; "the work isn't up to the standard I require"
  • competent: adequate for the purpose; "a competent performance"

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