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Meaning of “sufficient” - Learner’s Dictionary

sufficient

adjective     /səˈfɪʃənt/
B2 as much as is necessary: She didn't have sufficient time to answer all the questions. →  Opposite insufficient Enough
sufficiently adverb
I was sufficiently close to hear what they were saying.
→  See also self-sufficient
Translations of “sufficient”
in Korean 충분한…
in Arabic كافٍ…
in Portuguese suficiente…
in Catalan suficient…
in Japanese 十分な, 足りる…
in Italian sufficiente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 足夠的,充足的…
in Russian достаточный…
in Turkish yeterli, kâfi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 足够的,充足的…
in Polish wystarczający, dostateczny…
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