What does qualified mean?

Definitions for qualified
ˈkwɒl əˌfaɪdqual·i·fied

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. qualifiedadjective

    meeting the proper standards and requirements and training for an office or position or task

    "many qualified applicants for the job"

  2. qualifiedadjective

    limited or restricted; not absolute

    "gave only qualified approval"

  3. certified, qualifiedadjective

    holding appropriate documentation and officially on record as qualified to perform a specified function or practice a specified skill

    "a registered pharmacist"; "a registered hospital"

  4. restricted, qualifiedadjective

    restricted in meaning; (as e.g. `man' in `a tall man')

  5. dependent, dependant, qualifiedadjective

    contingent on something else

Wiktionary

  1. qualifiedadjective

    Meeting the standards, requirements, and training for a position.

  2. qualifiedadjective

    Restricted or limited by conditions.

    Assuming that I have all the information, my qualified opinion is that your plan will work.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Qualifiedadjective

    fitted by accomplishments or endowments

  2. Qualifiedadjective

    modified; limited; as, a qualified statement

  3. Qualified

    of Qualify

Editors Contribution

  1. qualifiedverb

    Verb form of the word qualify.

    The qualified for the grant and were delighted.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 20, 2020  

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  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'qualified' in Adjectives Frequency: #766

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of qualified in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of qualified in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of qualified in a Sentence

  1. Lakshheish M Patel:

    Dilapidated condition of Indian economy is such these days that first there are no Jobs and whatever little vacancy you see in newspaper is that for driver, fitter, welder, electricians, accounts assistants, teachers but nothing for white collar mainly for MBAs, B Tech or highly qualified people. No job advertisement is seen from Mutual Fund, Insurance, Banking or Big Industries. Governments jobs are almost never seen

  2. John McCain:

    With Sen. Lindsey Graham's announcement, Republicans lost our most qualified, thoughtful, fearless and honest presidential candidate, not to mention the candidate with the best (and it seemed sometimes the only) sense of humor, as sorry as I am to see Lindsey's candidacy end, I understand his reasons, and I'm as proud of him as I've ever been for his exemplary service to our party and our country.

  3. Kwesi Adofo-Mensah:

    I know my background is unique, but when you think about this job, the job is about making decisions, building consensus in the building, combining different sources of information into one answer and having everybody behind it, along those lines, I don’t think there’s many people more qualified than I am.

  4. Emeasoba George:

    THOSE WHO CANNOT ENDURE WHAT GOD IS TAKING THEM THROUGH ARE NOT FIT TO ENTER WHERE GOD IS TAKING THEM TO. WHAT AM I TRYING TO SAY? I AM JUST TRYING TO SAY THAT YOUR SO SEEMED FAILURES, MISFORTUNES, DISAPPOINTMENTS AND WHAT HAVE YOU? COULD BE WHAT GOD IS USING TO EQUIP YOU FOR THE TASK AHEAD OF YOU. AND WHEREBY YOU FAIL TO SCALE THROUGH THEM VICTORIOUSLY. IT IS OBVIOUS YOU ARE NOT QUALIFIED TO BE WHERE GOD WANTS YOU TO BE EVENTUALLY. THAT IS TO SAY, HE (GOD) OFTEN USES WHAT WE DO NOT WANT TO GIVE US WHAT WE ACTUALLY NEED. THAT IS JUST MY DRIFT AND I HOPE YOU GOT IT.-Emeasoba George

  5. Dell Curry:

    Whoever doesn't think she's qualified for the job, come ask me or ask any player or coach in the men's locker room, they know that she's qualified and she can do the job.

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