Definition of suffice
- a brief note will suffice
- suffice it to say that they are dedicated, serious personalities
- —Cheryl Aldridge
- a few more should suffice them
No, you don't need to write a letter. A phone call will suffice.
Her example alone should suffice to show that anything is possible.
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: to be or provide as much as is needed : to be sufficient
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investment of mental or emotional energy
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