Significado de “sufficient” - en el Diccionario Inglés

sufficient en inglés británico

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sufficientadjective

uk /səˈfɪʃ.ənt/ us /səˈfɪʃ.ənt/

B2 enough for a particular purpose:

This recipe should be sufficient for five people.
It was thought that he'd committed the crime but there wasn't sufficient evidence to convict him.
Opposite
have had sufficient UK formal

to have eaten enough:

"Would you like some more stew?" "No thanks, I've had sufficient."

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sufficiently
adverb uk /səˈfɪʃ.ənt.li/ us /səˈfɪʃ.ənt.li/

Ejemplos

C1

McGeechan has not recovered sufficiently to play in the semifinal tomorrow.
The case was sufficiently serious to warrant investigation by the police.

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

sufficient en inglés americano

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sufficientadjective [ not gradable ]

us /səˈfɪʃ·ənt/

enough for a particular purpose:

[ + to infinitive ] The company did not have sufficient funds to pay for the goods it had received.
sufficiently
adverb [ not gradable ] us /səˈfɪʃ·ənt·li/

[ + to infinitive ] Kulkowski hopes to have recovered sufficiently from his knee injury to play in the semifinals next week.

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