Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “enough”

See all translations

enough

adverb
 
 
/ɪˈnʌf/
NECESSARY A2 as much as is necessary: [+ to do sth] Are you old enough to vote? You're not going fast enough.Enough
NOT VERY slightly, but not very: He's nice enough, but I don't really want to go out with him.Enough
funnily/oddly/strangely enough B2 although it may seem strange: I was dreading the party, but I really enjoyed it, funnily enough.Strange, suspicious and unnaturalFeelings of surprise and amazement
(Definition of enough adverb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “enough” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

piglet

a baby pig

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More