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The meaning of Adequate

Adequate – definition

adjective

Satisfactory or acceptable in quality or quantity.

Usage examples:

This office is perfectly adequate for my needs
adjective

Enough or satisfactory for a particular purpose

Usage examples:

He didn’t have adequate time to prepare for the exam., we must re-examine the adequacy of our curre…
adjective

Enough or good enough for a particular purpose

Usage examples:

Staff did not receive adequate training., adequate to do sth our laws must be adequate to protect o…

Adequate translation into English

Adequate: translate from English into Chinese

Translate adequate into Chinese (Simplified)}
足够的, 充足, 足够, 适当, 够

Adequate: translate from English into Dutch

Translate adequate into Dutch}
Adequaat, Voldoende, Geschikt, Gepast, Doelmatig, Bijbehorend, Geëvenredigd

Adequate: translate from English into French

Translate adequate into French}
Adéquat, Suffisant, Acceptable, Compétent

Adequate: translate from English into German

Translate adequate into German}
Angemessen, Ausreichend, Genügend, Adäquat, Hinreichend, Hinlänglich, Befriedigend, Auskömmlich, Zulänglich

Adequate: translate from English into Hindi

Translate adequate into Hindi}
पर्याप्त, उचित, समुचित, सक्षम, योग्य

Adequate: translate from English into Italian

Translate adequate into Italian}
Adeguato, Sufficiente

Adequate: translate from English into Korean

Translate adequate into Korean}
적절한, 알맞은, 족한, 겨우 합격할 만한, 그만그만한

Adequate: translate from English into Russian

Translate adequate into Russian}
Адекватный, Достаточный, Соответствующий, Отвечающий требованиям, Быть достаточным, Компетентный

Adequate: translate from English into Spanish

Translate adequate into Spanish}
Adecuado, Suficiente, Apto

Word origin

early 17th century: from Latin adaequatus ‘made equal to’, past participle of the verb adaequare, from ad- ‘to’ + aequus ‘equal’.

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