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inadequate

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of inadequate

  1. not coming up to an expected measure or meeting a particular need an inadequate amount of food on hand for so many unexpected guests Synonyms of inadequate deficient, short, insufficient, lacking, low, scarce, shy, wantingWords Related to inadequate substandard, unacceptable, unsatisfactory; hand-to-mouth, lean, light, meager (or meagre), niggardly, poor, scant, scanty, skimp, skimpy, slender, slim, spare, sparse, stingy; bare, mere, minimum; slight, smallNear Antonyms of inadequate abundant, ample, bounteous, bountiful, copious, generous, liberal, plenteous, plentiful, plentitudinous; enlarged, expanded, supplemented; abounding, overflowing, teeming; satisfactory, tolerable; lavish, luxuriant, rich; big, considerable, hefty, jumbo, king-size (or king-sized), large, largish, oversize (or oversized), sizable (or sizeable), substantial, superAntonyms of inadequate adequate, enough, sufficient


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