Examples of inadequacy in a Sentence
the inadequacy of our servings was soon apparent, as hungry guests started clamoring for seconds
tried to blame others in order to hide the inadequacy of his leadership
Recent Examples of inadequacy from the Web
Then came 2005's Hurricane Katrina, which laid bare the inadequacies of that federal levee system, in the process giving New Orleans a new hurricane high-water mark.
Recruiting interest was scant, and at a tryout for a fall-ball team at Camden Yards, a sense of inadequacy was inescapable.
What really moved me is how much that shame and inadequacy had bled into different parts of their life.
Their reluctance to adopt a basic 20th century technology stems partly from reluctance to change, but also from the inadequacies of available commercial systems.
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First Known Use of inadequacy
INADEQUACY Defined for Kids
Definition of inadequacy for Students
: the condition of being not enough or not good enough Parents criticized the inadequacy of safety measures.
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