Definitions of sufficient

  1. Equal to the end proposed; adequate to wants; enough; ample; competent; as, provision sufficient for the family; an army sufficient to defend the country. Newage Dictionary DB
  2. Possessing adequate talents or accomplishments; of competent power or ability; qualified; fit. Newage Dictionary DB
  3. Capable of meeting obligations; responsible. Newage Dictionary DB
  4. Self-sufficient; self-satisfied; content. Newage Dictionary DB
  5. Sufficing: enough: equal to any end or purpose: competent. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  6. Enough; adequate; competent. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  7. Being all that is needful or requisite; enough. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  8. Enough; equal to the end proposed; adequate to need; qualified; competent. Sufficient reason, the principle that nothing exists without a reason why it should be so rather than otherwise. See Suffice. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  9. Enough; equal to the end proposed; ample; adequate; qualified; fit. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for sufficient

  1. Such a force is at once necessary and sufficient – Pioneers of Science by Oliver Lodge
  2. There is positively no position which a man of sufficient mind, energy, and character cannot obtain, no reward he cannot win. – The Young Man and the World by Albert J. Beveridge