Sufficiency

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Sufficiency->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ sufficiency
sufficiency
adequacy
enough
withal
quantum sufficit
satisfaction
competence
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ no less
no less
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ mediocrity
mediocrity
&c.(average) 29
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ fill
fill
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ fullness
fullness
&c.(completeness) 52
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ plenitude
plenitude
plenty
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ abundance
abundance
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ copiousness
copiousness
&c.???adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ amplitude
amplitude
galore
lots
profusion
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ full measure
full measure
=> good measure pressed down and running, over.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ good measure pressed down and running over.
good measure pressed down and running over.
luxuriance
&c.(fertility) 168
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ affluence
affluence
&c.(wealth) 803
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ fat of the land
fat of the land
=>a land flowing with milk and honey
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ a land flowing with milk and honey
a land flowing with milk and honey
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ cornucopia
cornucopia
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ horn of plenty
horn of plenty
horn of Amalthaea
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ mine
mine
&c.(stock) 636
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ outpouring
outpouring
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ flood
flood
&c.(great quantity) 31
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ tide
tide
&c.(river) 348
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ repletion
repletion
&c.(redundance) 641
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ satiety
satiety
&c. 869
PARAG:Sufficiency->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be sufficient
be sufficient
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ suffice
suffice
do
just do
satisfy
pass muster
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ have enough
have enough
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ eat
eat
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ one's fill
one's fill
drink one's fill
have one's fill
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ roll in
roll in
swim in
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ wallow in
wallow in
&c.(superabundance) 641
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ wanton
wanton
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ abound
abound
exuberate
teem
flow
stream
rain
shower down
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ pour
pour
pour in
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ swarm
swarm
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ bristle with
bristle with
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ superabound
superabound
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ render sufficient
render sufficient
&c.???adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ replenish
replenish
&c.(fill) 52
PARAG:Sufficiency->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ sufficient
sufficient
enough
adequate
up to the mark
commensurate
competent
satisfactory
valid
tangible
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ measured
measured
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ moderate
moderate
&c.(temperate) 953
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ full
full
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ 1
&c.(complete) 52
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ ample
ample
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ plenty
plenty
plentiful
plenteous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ plenty as blackberries
plenty as blackberries
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ copious
copious
abundant
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ abounding
abounding
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ replete
replete
enough and to spare
flush
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ choke-full
choke-full
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ well-stocked
well-stocked
well-provided
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ liberal
liberal
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ unstinted
unstinted
unstinting
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ stintless
stintless
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ without stint
without stint
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ unsparing
unsparing
unmeasured
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ lavish
lavish
&c. 641
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ wholesale
wholesale
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ rich
rich
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ luxuriant
luxuriant
&c.(fertile) 168
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ affluent
affluent
&c.(wealthy) 803
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ wantless
wantless
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ big with
big with
&c.(pregnant) 161
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 6
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ unexhausted
unexhausted
unwasted
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ exhaustless
exhaustless
inexhaustible
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 7
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 7 \\ 1
???>adv.
sufficiently
amply
&c.???adj.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 7 \\ full
full
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 7 \\ in abundance
in abundance
&c.->N.
with no sparing hand
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 7 \\ to one's heart's content
to one's heart's content
ad libitum
without stint
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 8
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 8 \\ 1
???>Phr.
=> cut and come again
cut and come again
=>(Crabbe)
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 8 \\ das Beste ist gut genug
das Beste ist gut genug

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  • Sufficiency — Suf*fi cien*cy, n. [L. sufficientia: cf. F. suffisance. See {Suffice}.] 1. The quality or state of being sufficient, or adequate to the end proposed; adequacy. [1913 Webster] His sufficiency is such that he bestows and possesses, his plenty being …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sufficiency — suf·fi·cien·cy n: the quality or state of being sufficient the sufficiency of the evidence to convict Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. sufficiency …   Law dictionary

  • Sufficiency — may refer to: * Logical sufficiency; see necessary and sufficient conditions * sufficiency (statistics), sufficiency in statistical inference;See also * Self sufficiency * Eco sufficiency …   Wikipedia

  • sufficiency — late 15c., from L. sufficientia, from sufficiens (see SUFFICIENT (Cf. sufficient)) + CY (Cf. cy). Sufficience is from late 14c …   Etymology dictionary

  • sufficiency — ► NOUN (pl. sufficiencies) 1) the condition or quality of being sufficient. 2) an adequate amount, especially of something essential …   English terms dictionary

  • sufficiency — [sə fish′ən sē] n. 1. sufficient means, ability, or resources; specif., a) an adequate amount or quantity (of what is needed) b) enough wealth or income 2. the state or quality of being sufficient or adequate; adequacy …   English World dictionary

  • sufficiency — [[t]səfɪ̱ʃ(ə)nsi[/t]] N UNCOUNT: also a N, oft N of n Sufficiency of something is enough of that thing to achieve a purpose or to fulfil a need. [FORMAL] → See also self sufficiency When foods from different plant sources are eaten together,… …   English dictionary

  • sufficiency — suf|fi|cien|cy [səˈfıʃənsi] n formal 1.) [U] the state of being or having enough ▪ The war has affected the country s economic sufficiency. 2.) a sufficiency of sth a supply that is enough ▪ a sufficiency of raw materials …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • sufficiency — noun formal 1 (U) the state of being or having enough 2 a sufficiency of a supply that is enough: Eating fruit should ensure a sufficiency of Vitamin C …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • sufficiency — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Adequacy Nouns 1. sufficiency, adequacy, enough, satisfaction, competence, basta; mediocrity; fill, fullness, completeness; plenitude, plenty; critical mass. 2. abundance, copiousness; amplitude,… …   English dictionary for students

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