Sufficient

Definition of Sufficient

Suf`fi´cient
a.1.Equal to the end proposed; adequate to wants; enough; ample; competent; as, provision sufficient for the family; an army sufficient to defend the country.
My grace is sufficient for thee.
- 2 Cor. xii. 9.
2.Possessing adequate talents or accomplishments; of competent power or ability; qualified; fit.
Who is sufficient for these things?
- 2 Cor. ii. 16.
3.Capable of meeting obligations; responsible.
The man is, notwithstanding, sufficient . . . I think I may take his bond.
- Shak.
4.Self-sufficient; self-satisfied; content.
Thou art the most sufficient (I'll say for thee),
Not to believe a thing.
- Beau. & Fl.

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