Associations to the word «Sufficient»


SUFFICIENT, adjective. Equal to the end proposed; adequate to wants; enough; ample; competent; as,
SUFFICIENT, adjective. Possessing adequate talents or accomplishments; of competent power or ability; qualified; fit.
SUFFICIENT, adjective. (archaic) Capable of meeting obligations; responsible.
SUFFICIENT, adjective. Self-sufficient; self-satisfied; content.
SUFFICIENT CONDITION, noun. (logic) A statement P in relation to statement Q such that P implies Q.

Dictionary definition

SUFFICIENT, adjective. Of a quantity that can fulfill a need or requirement but without being abundant; "sufficient food".

Wise words

Don't use words too big for the subject. Don't say "infinitely" when you mean "very"; otherwise you'll have no word left when you want to talk about something really infinite.
C. S. Lewis