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Synonyms for adequacy
ˈæd ɪ kwə siad·e·qua·cy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. adequacy, adequatenessnoun

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

    Synonyms:
    adequateness, sufficiency

    Antonyms:
    inadequateness, inadequacy, deficiency, insufficiency

  2. sufficiency, adequacynoun

    the quality of being sufficient for the end in view

    "he questioned the sufficiency of human intelligence"

    Synonyms:
    sufficiency, adequateness, enough

    Antonyms:
    inadequacy, insufficiency, deficiency, inadequateness

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. adequacynoun

    Synonyms:
    sufficiency, competence, competency, enough, adequateness

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. adequacynoun

    Synonyms:
    sufficiency

    Antonyms:
    inadequacy, insufficiency

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How to use adequacy in a sentence?

  1. Matthew Kanin:

    If the judge thought the current court-appointed counsel wasn't doing the job adequately or even without any judgments on adequacy if the court simply wanted to grant the protected person's wish for a new attorney then it could be done without much notice or warning.

  2. Amy Kimberlain:

    It takes actual planning to ensure nutritional adequacy on a vegan diet.

  3. Clare Krusing:

    The study's limitations speak for themselves, and account for the fact that the report presents a misleading picture of what's happening in the market today, health plans must meet state and federal network adequacy requirements that ensure patients have a wide range of providers and specialists available to them.

  4. The IMF:

    The sector remains exposed to political and economic risks in CESEE (central, eastern and southeastern Europe), the authorities should continuously assess the adequacy of bank capital requirements and stand ready to tighten them if risks intensify.

  5. The IMF:

    The authorities should continuously assess the adequacy of bank capital requirements and stand ready to tighten them if risks intensify.

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