an attribute that must be met or complied with and that fits a person for something
"her qualifications for the job are excellent"; "one of the qualifications for admission is an academic degree"; "she has the makings of fine musician"
the act of modifying or changing the strength of some idea
"his new position involves a qualification of his party's platform"
a statement that limits or restricts some claim
"he recommended her without any reservations"
The act or process of qualifying.
Qualification for this organization is extraordinarily difficult.
An ability or attribute aiding one's chances of qualifying.
What are your qualifications for this job?
An added condition.
I accept your offer, but with the following qualification.
The process by which racers race against the clock to determine whether they will qualify for a race, and if so in what qualifying position.
The racer with the best time in qualification wins the pole position.
the act of qualifying, or the condition of being qualified
that which qualifies; any natural endowment, or any acquirement, which fits a person for a place, office, or employment, or which enables him to sustian any character with success; an enabling quality or circumstance; requisite capacity or possession
the act of limiting, or the state of being limited; that which qualifies by limiting; modification; restriction; hence, abatement; diminution; as, to use words without any qualification
Origin: [Cf. F. qualification. See Qualify.]
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'qualification' in Nouns Frequency: #1214
The numerical value of qualification in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of qualification in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I don't think this law adds a qualification on him.
Losing the qualification to self bond and turning to the corporate surety market is uncharted territory.
The PBSI are concerned for the players in the national team and we will have to look at the process (for Olympic qualification), we are really preparing for the Tokyo 2020 Games.
Proverbs are the literature of reason, or the statements of absolute truth, without qualification. Like the sacred books of each nation, they are the sanctuary of its intuitions.
My job as a human being is to treat everybody with dignity or respect -- period, stop, full stop, no qualification to that, do I have to agree with their positions on issues or how they see America? Of course not.
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- qualificacióCatalan, Valencian
- Qualifikation, QualifizierungGerman
- pätevöityminen, hyväksymisprosessi, aika-ajo, ehto, täsmennys, kvalifikaatio, hyväksyntä, kvalifiointi, lisäehto, edellytys, vahvuusFinnish
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