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suffice

verb

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to be enough
  • I was told I have to wear shoes—will thong sandals suffice?

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The first known use of suffice was in the 14th century

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“Suffice.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/suffice. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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