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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sufficiently(adverb)

    to a sufficient degree

    "she was sufficiently fluent in Mandarin"


  1. sufficiently(Adverb)

    In a sufficient manner; enough.

    Once we had eaten and drunk sufficiently, we padded off to sleep.

  2. sufficiently(Adverb)

    To a sufficient extent.

    We wanted to build a tepee, but we couldn't find sufficiently long sticks.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sufficiently(adverb)

    to a sufficient degree; to a degree that answers the purpose, or gives content; enough; as, we are sufficiently supplied with food; a man sufficiently qualified for the discharge of his official duties

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'sufficiently' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3704

  2. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'sufficiently' in Adverbs Frequency: #264

How to pronounce sufficiently?

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How to say sufficiently in sign language?

  1. sufficiently


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sufficiently in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sufficiently in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of sufficiently in a Sentence

  1. Unknown:

    Any sufficiently advanced bureaucracy is indistinguishable from molasses.

  2. Josh Geltzer:

    These redactions at least raise eyebrows. The categories that the Freedom of Information Act allows the government to withhold are sufficiently vague that it's hard to say whether these redactions were actually in violation of that law, but does it appear suspicious given the damning nature of what was withheld, and the current government's obvious motivation for withholding it.

  3. Carles Lloret:

    I think that Spain is ready, (But) there are services which cannot yet be launched because the regulation is not sufficiently agile.

  4. William Ackman:

    Despite recent market declines, we believe that equity and credit markets have not sufficiently discounted the economic risks of coronavirus.

  5. Kevin Rudd:

    If you do not want this sort of thing to repeat itself then a substantive reform would lie in sufficiently empowering WHO globally to act globally on threats to global public health.

Images & Illustrations of sufficiently

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