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. Brad Carruthers:

    Qualified immunity isn’t used very often, if an officer does something wrong, they don’t qualify. That’s the key word of those two words, 'qualified immunity.' They do something egregious, they don’t qualify for it.

  2. Akwasi Frimpong:

    I qualified as Ghana's first skeleton Olympian, and the first Black male skeleton athlete ever in history at the Olympic Games, both in the world as well as for Africa.

  3. Lindsey Graham:

    The president is entitled to an attorney general he has faith in, somebody that’s qualified for the job and I think there will become a time sooner rather than later where it will be time to have a new face, and fresh voice, at the Department of Justice, clearly, Attorney General Sessions doesn’t have the confidence of the president and all I can say is that I have a lot of respect for the attorney general, but that’s an important office in the country and after the election, I think there will be some serious discussions about a new attorney general.

  4. Victor Glasberg:

    I have turned down dozens of police misconduct cases and have routinely referred the potential plaintiffs to qualified immunity as a major problem.

  5. Mayor William Carpenter:

    It’s a blue-collar immigrant city where two years ago, 80 percent of the students in our school system qualified for free or reduced lunch, our unemployment rate runs about 50 percent above the statewide average historically, and we’re a majority-minority city.

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