Significado de “adequate” - en el Diccionario Inglés

adequate en inglés británico

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adequateadjective

uk /ˈæd.ə.kwət/ us /ˈæd.ə.kwət/

B2 enough or satisfactory for a particular purpose:

Have we got adequate food for 20 guests?
I didn't have adequate time to prepare.
It's not a big salary but it's adequate for our needs.
The council's provision for the elderly is barely adequate (= is not enough).
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adequacy
noun [ U ] uk /ˈæd.ə.kwə.si/ us /ˈæd.ə.kwə.si/

The adequacy of public healthcare has been brought into question.
adequately
adverb uk /ˈæd.ə.kwət.li/ us /ˈæd.ə.kwət.li/

B2

While some patients can be adequately cared for at home, others are best served by care in a hospital.

(Definición de adequate del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

adequate en inglés americano

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adequateadjective

us /ˈæd·ɪ·kwət/

enough or satisfactory for a particular purpose:

He didn’t have adequate time to prepare for the exam.
adequacy
noun [ U ] /ˈæd·ɪ·kwə·si/

We must re-examine the adequacy of our current security procedures.
adequately
adverb us /ˈæd·ɪ·kwət·li/

Were you adequately paid, or do you need more money?

(Definición de adequate del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

adequate en inglés de negocios

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adequateadjective

uk /ˈædɪkwət/ us

enough or good enough for a particular purpose:

Staff did not receive adequate training.
adequate to do sth Our laws must be adequate to protect our citizens.
adequate for sth This printer should be perfectly adequate for your needs.

(Definición de adequate del Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)